Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
507 AM EDT SUN MAR 22 2015

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NORTHWEST AROOSTOOK-NORTHEAST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN SOMERSET-
NORTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN PENOBSCOT-SOUTHEAST AROOSTOOK-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALLAGASH...CLAYTON LAKE...MADAWASKA...
FORT KENT...FRENCHVILLE...PRESQUE ISLE...CARIBOU...VAN BUREN...
MARS HILL...BAKER LAKE...BILLY-JACK DEPOT...BAXTER ST PARK...
CHAMBERLAIN LAKE...CHURCHILL DAM...MOUNT KATAHDIN...MILLINOCKET...
EAST MILLINOCKET...PATTEN...MEDWAY...HOULTON...HODGDON...
SHERMAN...SMYRNA MILLS...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
507 AM EDT SUN MAR 22 2015

...NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASING BEHIND AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL
RESULT IN LOCALIZED WHITEOUTS ON NORTHERN MAINE AREA ROADWAYS
EARLY THIS MORNING...

INCREASING WINDS BEHIND AN ARCTIC FRONT WILL LIFT FRESHLY FALLEN
LIGHT SNOWFALL FROM LAST NIGHT...RESULTING IN LOCALIZED WHITEOUTS
ON OPEN TERRAIN PORTIONS OF NORTHERN MAINE ROADWAYS INTO THE
MORNING HOURS. MOTORISTS ARE URGED TO FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES TO
YOUR DESTINATION NOT AS SUBJECT TO WHITEOUTS. IF YOU MUST
TRAVERSE THROUGH WHITEOUT CONDITIONS...TURN ON YOUR HEADLIGHTS
AND EMERGENCY FLASHERS TO BE MORE VISIBLE TO OTHER DRIVERS BEHIND
YOU.

$$

VJN


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