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Wind Chill Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
314 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO EARLY SATURDAY...

.LOW PRESSURE WILL INTENSIFY RAPIDLY AS IT MOVES NORTHEAST TO THE
CANADIAN MARITIMES TONIGHT AND SATURDAY. SNOW WILL BECOME HEAVY
AT TIMES TONIGHT IN AREAS NORTH AND EAST OF PORTLAND. SNOWFALL
AMOUNTS WILL RANGE FROM 3 TO 5 INCHES IN WESTERN NEW
HAMPSHIRE...TO AS MUCH AS 6 TO 12 INCHES IN CENTRAL MAINE...WITH
SOME LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS IN THE KENNEBEC AND PENOBSCOT VALLEYS.
THIS SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO EXIT INTO THE MARITIMES SATURDAY
MORNING.

MEZ007-008-NHZ001-002-310415-
/O.NEW.KGYX.WC.Y.0005.150131T0700Z-150131T1400Z/
/O.CON.KGYX.WS.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150131T1100Z/
NORTHERN OXFORD-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-NORTHERN COOS-SOUTHERN COOS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANDOVER...ROXBURY...UPTON...
WILSONS MILLS...COBURN GORE...RANGELEY...KINGFIELD...COLEBROOK...
BERLIN...LANCASTER
314 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST
SATURDAY...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 9 AM EST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAY HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 9 AM EST SATURDAY.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 6 TO 10 INCHES.

* TIMING...INTO EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL CONTINUE TO BE SNOW COVERED MAKING TRAVEL
  DIFFICULT.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING TO NEAR ZERO BY MORNING.

* WIND CHILL...AS LOW AS 29 BELOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

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.

&&

$$



Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
314 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO EARLY SATURDAY...

.LOW PRESSURE WILL INTENSIFY RAPIDLY AS IT MOVES NORTHEAST TO THE
CANADIAN MARITIMES TONIGHT AND SATURDAY. SNOW WILL BECOME HEAVY
AT TIMES TONIGHT IN AREAS NORTH AND EAST OF PORTLAND. SNOWFALL
AMOUNTS WILL RANGE FROM 3 TO 5 INCHES IN WESTERN NEW
HAMPSHIRE...TO AS MUCH AS 6 TO 12 INCHES IN CENTRAL MAINE...WITH
SOME LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS IN THE KENNEBEC AND PENOBSCOT VALLEYS.
THIS SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO EXIT INTO THE MARITIMES SATURDAY
MORNING.

MEZ007-008-NHZ001-002-310415-
/O.NEW.KGYX.WC.Y.0005.150131T0700Z-150131T1400Z/
/O.CON.KGYX.WS.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150131T1100Z/
NORTHERN OXFORD-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-NORTHERN COOS-SOUTHERN COOS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANDOVER...ROXBURY...UPTON...
WILSONS MILLS...COBURN GORE...RANGELEY...KINGFIELD...COLEBROOK...
BERLIN...LANCASTER
314 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST
SATURDAY...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 9 AM EST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAY HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 9 AM EST SATURDAY.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 6 TO 10 INCHES.

* TIMING...INTO EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL CONTINUE TO BE SNOW COVERED MAKING TRAVEL
  DIFFICULT.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING TO NEAR ZERO BY MORNING.

* WIND CHILL...AS LOW AS 29 BELOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

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.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
252 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

MEZ007-008-NHZ001-002-312000-
NORTHERN OXFORD-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-NORTHERN COOS-SOUTHERN COOS-
252 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST SATURDAY...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 9 AM EST SATURDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN MAINE AND NORTHERN
NEW HAMPSHIRE.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

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

   WINTER STORM WARNING.
   WIND CHILL ADVISORY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

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

   WIND CHILL ADVISORY.

SNOW GRADUALLY ENDS SATURDAY MORNING.

ANOTHER STORM SYSTEM PASSING TO THE SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND MAY
AFFECT THE AREA MONDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO CALL OR RADIO IN SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$



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