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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
1144 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

MEZ029-030-091245-
/O.EXT.KCAR.WW.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-160209T1600Z/
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
1144 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...COASTAL DOWNEAST.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO TUESDAY MORNING THEN TAPER
  OFF TO SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...MODERATE. SNOW WITH BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL
  RESULT IN TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES WITH ROADS SNOW COVERED AND
  SLIPPERY. VISIBILITIES REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE HALF OF A MILE
  AT TIMES.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
1017 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

MEZ029-030-100330-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
1017 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TUESDAY...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST TUESDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR COASTAL DOWNEAST MAINE.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY.
   COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY.
   COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$



Coastal Flood Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
1000 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

MEZ029-030-091100-
/O.CON.KCAR.CF.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-160209T1700Z/
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
1000 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...COASTAL WASHINGTON AND HANCOCK COUNTIES.

* COASTAL FLOODING...OVERTOPPING OF SEA WATER OVER MAXIMUM
  ASTRONOMICAL HIGH TIDE POSITIONS MOSTLY DUE TO LARGE WAVE
  RUNUP IN AREAS EXPOSED TO LARGE OCEAN WAVES.

* TIMING...TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...OVERWASH IS POSSIBLE AT THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE ON
  TUESDAY. HIGH TIDE WILL OCCUR AROUND 11 AM TUESDAY MORNING.
  DEPOSIT OF SMALL ROCKS ARE POSSIBLE ALONG STRETCHES OF
  AFFECTED ROADWAYS.

* LOCATIONS...POSSIBLE ROAD IMPACTS IN COASTAL HANCOCK COUNTY:
  SEAWALL ROAD...AND IN SEAL HARBOR AND WINTER HARBOR. POSSIBLE
  ROADS IN COASTAL WASHINGTON COUNTY: INNER HARBOR...ROUTE 192
  AND LOW LYING ROADS ALONG MACHIAS BAY. LASTLY...STAY AWAY FROM
  ROCK JETTIES ALONG SCENIC OCEAN OVERLOOKS SUBJECT TO LARGE
  WAVE ACTION SUCH AS THUNDER HOLE IN ACADIA NATIONAL PARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

&&

$$



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