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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
1212 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...ARCTIC AIR TO BRING LOW WIND CHILLS...WITH HEAVY SNOW POSSIBLE
ALONG THE MAINE MID COAST...

MEZ022-130115-
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INTERIOR WALDO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WINTERPORT...UNITY
1212 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...
...WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT SATURDAY
NIGHT TO 10 AM EST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAY HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING.

* HAZARD TYPES...DANGEROUS WIND CHILL READINGS AND THE POTENTIAL
  FOR HEAVY SNOW.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 5 TO 8 INCHES WITH
  LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.

* WIND CHILL...AS LOW AS 35 BELOW ZERO.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT...WITH THE
  HEAVIEST SNOW EXPECTED DURING THE DAY SATURDAY. DANGEROUSLY COLD
  WIND CHILLS ARE EXPECTED SATURDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED AND SLICK ROADS ARE EXPECTED ON SATURDAY.
  FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA IF UNPROTECTED FROM THE COLD.

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...8 BELOW TO 18 ABOVE ZERO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL WARNING MEANS THE COMBINATION OF VERY COLD AIR AND
STRONG WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES. THIS
WILL RESULT IN FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA OR DEATH IF
PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

MEZ007>009-NHZ001>003-130115-
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NORTHERN OXFORD-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-CENTRAL SOMERSET-NORTHERN COOS-
SOUTHERN COOS-NORTHERN GRAFTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANDOVER...ROXBURY...UPTON...
WILSONS MILLS...COBURN GORE...RANGELEY...KINGFIELD...BINGHAM...
JACKMAN...COLEBROOK...BERLIN...LANCASTER...LITTLETON
1212 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM SATURDAY TO
10 AM EST SUNDAY...

* HAZARD TYPES...DANGEROUS WIND CHILL READINGS.

* WIND CHILL...AS LOW AS 45 BELOW ZERO.

* TIMING...SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA IF UNPROTECTED FROM THE
  COLD.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...4 BELOW TO 23 BELOW ZERO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL WARNING MEANS THE COMBINATION OF VERY COLD AIR AND
STRONG WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES. THIS
WILL RESULT IN FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA OR DEATH IF
PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

&&

$$

MEZ012>014-018>021-NHZ004>013-015-130115-
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SOUTHERN OXFORD-SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHERN SOMERSET-INTERIOR YORK-
INTERIOR CUMBERLAND-ANDROSCOGGIN-KENNEBEC-NORTHERN CARROLL-
SOUTHERN GRAFTON-SOUTHERN CARROLL-SULLIVAN-MERRIMACK-BELKNAP-
STRAFFORD-CHESHIRE NH-EASTERN HILLSBOROUGH NH-INTERIOR ROCKINGHAM-
WESTERN AND CENTRAL HILLSBOROUGH NH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RUMFORD...NORWAY...FRYEBURG...OXFORD...
FARMINGTON...WILTON...MADISON...SKOWHEGAN...PITTSFIELD...
SANFORD...BERWICK...NORTH WINDHAM...GORHAM...BRIDGTON...
LEWISTON...AUBURN...LIVERMORE FALLS...AUGUSTA...WATERVILLE...
NORTH CONWAY...LEBANON...HANOVER...PLYMOUTH...WOLFEBORO...
OSSIPEE...CLAREMONT...NEWPORT...CHARLESTOWN...CONCORD...
HOOKSETT...LACONIA...MEREDITH...ROCHESTER...DOVER...JAFFREY...
KEENE...MANCHESTER...NASHUA...SALEM...DERRY...EXETER...
PETERBOROUGH...WEARE
1212 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT SATURDAY
NIGHT TO 10 AM EST SUNDAY...

* HAZARD TYPES...DANGEROUS WIND CHILL READINGS.

* WIND CHILL...AS LOW AS 35 BELOW ZERO.

* TIMING...LATE SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA IF UNPROTECTED FROM THE
  COLD.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...16 BELOW TO ZERO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL WARNING MEANS THE COMBINATION OF VERY COLD AIR AND
STRONG WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES. THIS
WILL RESULT IN FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA OR DEATH IF
PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

&&

$$

MEZ027-028-130115-
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KNOX-COASTAL WALDO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CAMDEN...ROCKLAND...THOMASTON...
BELFAST...LINCOLNVILLE
1212 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT SATURDAY NIGHT TO
10 AM EST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAY HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT SATURDAY NIGHT TO
10 AM EST SUNDAY. A WINTER STORM WATCH HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS
WINTER STORM WATCH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING.

* HAZARD TYPES...LOW WIND CHILL READINGS AND THE POTENTIAL FOR
  HEAVY SNOW.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 5 TO 8 INCHES WITH
  LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.

* WIND CHILL...AS LOW AS 25 BELOW ZERO.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT...WITH THE
  HEAVIEST SNOW EXPECTED DURING THE DAY SATURDAY. LOW WIND CHILLS
  ARE EXPECTED SATURDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED AND SLICK ROADS ARE EXPECTED ON SATURDAY.
  FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA IF UNPROTECTED FROM THE COLD.

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...8 BELOW TO 18 ABOVE ZERO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

MEZ023>026-NHZ014-130115-
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COASTAL YORK-COASTAL CUMBERLAND-SAGADAHOC-LINCOLN-
COASTAL ROCKINGHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BIDDEFORD...SACO...OLD ORCHARD BEACH...
KITTERY...PORTLAND...SOUTH PORTLAND...WESTBROOK...BATH...
TOPSHAM...BOOTHBAY HARBOR...WISCASSET...WALDOBORO...PORTSMOUTH...
HAMPTON
1212 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT SATURDAY NIGHT TO
10 AM EST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAY HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT SATURDAY NIGHT TO
10 AM EST SUNDAY.

* HAZARD TYPES...

* WIND CHILL...20 TO 30 BELOW ZERO.

* TIMING...SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY.

* IMPACTS...FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA IF UNPROTECTED FROM THE
  COLD.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...9 BELOW TO 4 ABOVE ZERO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

&&

$$

ARNOTT


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