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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
846 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...BITTER WIND CHILLS TONIGHT THEN ANOTHER COASTAL STORM LIKELY
MONDAY...

.GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE OVERNIGHT IN THE WESTERN
MAINE MOUNTAINS. THIS COMBINED WITH VERY COLD TEMPERATURES WILL
PRODUCE DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS AT TIMES.

THEN LATE SUNDAY YET ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM EXITS THE COAST
IN THE MID ATLANTIC. THIS STORM WILL TRACK SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND...
AND SPREAD SNOW ACROSS PART OF THE REGION. THERE IS STILL SOME
UNCERTAINTY REGARDING THE FINAL TRACK OF THIS LOW PRESSURE...
WHICH WILL DETERMINE WHERE THE HEAVIEST AXIS OF SNOWFALL LINES
UP. AT THIS TIME MUCH OF THE AREA SOUTH OF THE MOUNTAINS COULD
SEE 6 OR MORE INCHES OF SNOWFALL.

MEZ007>009-011000-
/O.CON.KGYX.WC.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-150201T2200Z/
NORTHERN OXFORD-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-CENTRAL SOMERSET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANDOVER...ROXBURY...UPTON...
WILSONS MILLS...COBURN GORE...RANGELEY...KINGFIELD...BINGHAM...
JACKMAN
846 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EST SUNDAY...

* HAZARD TYPES...VERY COLD WIND CHILL VALUES.

* TIMING...DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY.

* WIND CHILL...AS LOW AS 30 BELOW DUE TO TEMPERATURES 9 BELOW TO
  4 ABOVE ZERO...AND WINDS NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO
  35 MPH.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
846 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...BITTER WIND CHILLS TONIGHT THEN ANOTHER COASTAL STORM LIKELY
MONDAY...

.GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE OVERNIGHT IN THE WESTERN
MAINE MOUNTAINS. THIS COMBINED WITH VERY COLD TEMPERATURES WILL
PRODUCE DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS AT TIMES.

THEN LATE SUNDAY YET ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM EXITS THE COAST
IN THE MID ATLANTIC. THIS STORM WILL TRACK SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND...
AND SPREAD SNOW ACROSS PART OF THE REGION. THERE IS STILL SOME
UNCERTAINTY REGARDING THE FINAL TRACK OF THIS LOW PRESSURE...
WHICH WILL DETERMINE WHERE THE HEAVIEST AXIS OF SNOWFALL LINES
UP. AT THIS TIME MUCH OF THE AREA SOUTH OF THE MOUNTAINS COULD
SEE 6 OR MORE INCHES OF SNOWFALL.

NHZ001-002-011000-
/O.EXA.KGYX.WC.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-150201T2200Z/
NORTHERN COOS-SOUTHERN COOS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLEBROOK...BERLIN...LANCASTER
846 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAY HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EST SUNDAY.

* HAZARD TYPES...VERY COLD WIND CHILL VALUES.

* TIMING...DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...9 BELOW TO 6 ABOVE ZERO.

* WIND CHILL...AS LOW AS 30 BELOW DUE TO TEMPERATURES 9 BELOW TO
  6 ABOVE ZERO...AND WINDS NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO
  40 MPH.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
836 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

MEZ001>006-010-010945-
/O.CON.KCAR.WC.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150202T0900Z/
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
836 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...
* LOCATIONS...NORTHWESTERN MAINE.

* HAZARD TYPES...BITTER COLD WIND CHILLS.

* TIMING...TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.

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

* TEMPERATURES...20 BELOW TO 2 ABOVE ZERO.

* WIND CHILL...AS LOW AS 38 BELOW DUE TO TEMPERATURES 20 BELOW
  TO 2 ABOVE ZERO...AND WINDS NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS
  UP TO 25 MPH.

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.

$$

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