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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
349 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

.A LOCALIZED AREA OF SNOW WILL AFFECT MIDCOAST MAINE TODAY INTO
THIS EVENING AND WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES...ESPECIALLY IN PENOBSCOT
BAY. IN ADDITION INCREASING NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CAUSE
CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF SNOW THIS AFTERNOON AND
OVERNIGHT. SNOW IS EXPECTED TO TAPER TO SNOW SHOWERS LATER THIS
EVENING.

THE COLDEST AIR OF THE WINTER SEASON THUS FAR WILL SPILL INTO
NEW ENGLAND TODAY UPON STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS. THIS WILL RESULT
IN A PERIOD OF DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS ACROSS THE REGION SATURDAY
NIGHT AND SUNDAY.

MEZ027-028-131700-
/O.CON.KGYX.WS.W.0005.000000T0000Z-160214T0500Z/
/O.CON.KGYX.WC.Y.0003.160214T0500Z-160214T1500Z/
KNOX-COASTAL WALDO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CAMDEN...ROCKLAND...THOMASTON...
BELFAST...LINCOLNVILLE
349 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST
TONIGHT...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
10 AM EST SUNDAY...

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

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

* WIND CHILL...AS LOW AS 29 BELOW DUE TO TEMPERATURES 7 BELOW TO
  4 ABOVE ZERO...AND WINDS NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO
  40 MPH.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP EARLY THIS MORNING...WITH THE
  HEAVIEST SNOW EXPECTED DURING THE DAY SATURDAY. LOW WIND CHILLS
  ARE EXPECTED SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED AND SLICK ROADS ARE EXPECTED ON
  SATURDAY. FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA IF UNPROTECTED FROM THE
  COLD. LOWER VISIBILITIES IN BLOWING SNOW ARE EXPECTED ALSO.

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* TEMPERATURES...7 BELOW TO 20 ABOVE ZERO.

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.

FOR A MORE PRECISE FORECAST FOR YOUR SPECIFIC LOCATION...GO TO
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GRAY.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
349 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

.A LOCALIZED AREA OF SNOW WILL AFFECT MIDCOAST MAINE TODAY INTO
THIS EVENING AND WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES...ESPECIALLY IN PENOBSCOT
BAY. IN ADDITION INCREASING NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CAUSE
CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF SNOW THIS AFTERNOON AND
OVERNIGHT. SNOW IS EXPECTED TO TAPER TO SNOW SHOWERS LATER THIS
EVENING.

THE COLDEST AIR OF THE WINTER SEASON THUS FAR WILL SPILL INTO
NEW ENGLAND TODAY UPON STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS. THIS WILL RESULT
IN A PERIOD OF DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS ACROSS THE REGION SATURDAY
NIGHT AND SUNDAY.

MEZ023>025-NHZ014-131700-
/O.CON.KGYX.WC.Y.0003.160214T0500Z-160214T1500Z/
COASTAL YORK-COASTAL CUMBERLAND-SAGADAHOC-COASTAL ROCKINGHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BIDDEFORD...SACO...OLD ORCHARD BEACH...
KITTERY...PORTLAND...SOUTH PORTLAND...WESTBROOK...BATH...
TOPSHAM...PORTSMOUTH...HAMPTON
349 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
10 AM EST SUNDAY...

* HAZARD TYPES...LOW WIND CHILLS

* WIND CHILL...AS LOW AS 29 BELOW DUE TO TEMPERATURES 8 BELOW TO
  4 ABOVE ZERO...AND WINDS NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP
  TO 35 MPH.

* TIMING...SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY MORNING.

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

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...8 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
349 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

.A LOCALIZED AREA OF SNOW WILL AFFECT MIDCOAST MAINE TODAY INTO
THIS EVENING AND WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES...ESPECIALLY IN PENOBSCOT
BAY. IN ADDITION INCREASING NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CAUSE
CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF SNOW THIS AFTERNOON AND
OVERNIGHT. SNOW IS EXPECTED TO TAPER TO SNOW SHOWERS LATER THIS
EVENING.

THE COLDEST AIR OF THE WINTER SEASON THUS FAR WILL SPILL INTO
NEW ENGLAND TODAY UPON STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS. THIS WILL RESULT
IN A PERIOD OF DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS ACROSS THE REGION SATURDAY
NIGHT AND SUNDAY.

MEZ026-131700-
/O.CON.KGYX.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-160214T0500Z/
/O.CON.KGYX.WC.Y.0003.160214T0500Z-160214T1500Z/
LINCOLN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BOOTHBAY HARBOR...WISCASSET...WALDOBORO
349 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST
TONIGHT...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
10 AM EST SUNDAY...

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 4 TO 7 INCHES.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW AND LOW WIND CHILLS.

* WIND CHILL...AS LOW AS 29 BELOW DUE TO TEMPERATURES 7 BELOW TO
  3 ABOVE ZERO...AND WINDS NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO
  35 MPH.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP EARLY THIS MORNING...WITH THE
  HEAVIEST SNOW EXPECTED DURING THE DAY SATURDAY. LOW WIND CHILLS
  ARE EXPECTED SATURDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA IF UNPROTECTED FROM THE
  COLD. SLIPPERY TRAVEL IN SNOW. LOW VISIBILITIES IN BLOWING
  SNOW.

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

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* TEMPERATURES...7 BELOW TO 19 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 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.

FOR A MORE PRECISE FORECAST FOR YOUR SPECIFIC LOCATION...GO TO
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GRAY.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
337 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

MEZ030-131645-
/O.EXA.KCAR.WC.Y.0002.160214T0700Z-160214T1500Z/
COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
337 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 10 AM EST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CARIBOU HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 10 AM EST SUNDAY.

* LOCATIONS...COASTAL WASHINGTON COUNTY.

* HAZARD TYPES...BITTERLY COLD WIND CHILLS.

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

* IMPACTS...FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA ARE POSSIBLE IF NOT
  DRESSED APPROPRIATELY WHILE OUTDOORS.

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

* TEMPERATURES...1 BELOW TO 9 ABOVE ZERO.

* WIND CHILL READINGS...AS LOW AS 22 BELOW.

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
337 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

MEZ015-016-131645-
/O.CAN.KCAR.WS.W.0004.000000T0000Z-160214T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KCAR.WW.Y.0007.160213T1200Z-160214T0000Z/
/O.CON.KCAR.WC.Y.0002.160214T0700Z-160214T1500Z/
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-INTERIOR HANCOCK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN...
AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...GREAT POND...ORLAND
337 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM THIS MORNING TO
7 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 10 AM EST
SUNDAY...
...WINTER STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CARIBOU HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM THIS
MORNING TO 7 PM EST THIS EVENING. THE WINTER STORM WARNING HAS
BEEN CANCELLED.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 2 TO 4 INCHES. THE HIGHEST
  AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED AT THE SOUTHERN EDGE OF PENOBSCOT COUNTY.

* LOCATIONS...INTERIOR HANCOCK AND SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT COUNTY.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW TODAY. DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS LATE
  SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL OCCUR MOSTLY THIS AFTERNOON. COLD WIND
  CHILLS ARE EXPECTED LATE SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...SNOWFALL WILL RESULT IN DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS.
  FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA ARE LIKELY IF NOT DRESSED
  APPROPRIATELY WHILE OUTDOORS.

* WINDS...LIGHT NORTHEAST WINDS WILL BECOME NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH WITH
  GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH BY LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT.

* TEMPERATURES...RISING TO THE TEENS BY AFTERNOON AND FALLING
  BELOW ZERO BY LATE TONIGHT.

* VISIBILITIES...1/4SM OR LESS POSSIBLE TOWARDS MID-AFTERNOON AS
  A SNOW SQUALL MOVES THROUGH THE AREA.

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.

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
337 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

MEZ002-005-006-011-017-031-032-131645-
/O.CON.KCAR.WC.Y.0002.160214T0700Z-160214T1500Z/
NORTHEAST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN PENOBSCOT-SOUTHEAST AROOSTOOK-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-
NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PRESQUE ISLE...CARIBOU...VAN BUREN...
MARS HILL...MILLINOCKET...EAST MILLINOCKET...PATTEN...MEDWAY...
HOULTON...HODGDON...SHERMAN...SMYRNA MILLS...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...
SPRINGFIELD...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON...DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...
DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...TOPSFIELD
337 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 10 AM EST
SUNDAY...

* LOCATIONS...NORTHEAST AND SOUTHERN AROOSTOOK COUNTY... PENOBSCOT
  COUNTY...SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS COUNTY AND INTERIOR WASHINGTON
  COUNTY.

* HAZARD TYPES...BITTERLY COLD WIND CHILLS.

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

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

* IMPACTS...FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA ARE POSSIBLE IF NOT
  DRESSED APPROPRIATELY WHILE OUTDOORS.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...11 BELOW TO 2 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
337 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

MEZ029-131645-
/O.EXA.KCAR.WC.Y.0002.160214T0700Z-160214T1500Z/
/O.CON.KCAR.WS.W.0004.000000T0000Z-160214T0600Z/
COASTAL HANCOCK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL
337 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST SUNDAY...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 10 AM EST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CARIBOU HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 10 AM EST SUNDAY.

* LOCATIONS...COASTAL HANCOCK COUNTY.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW THROUGH THIS EVENING.
  DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS LATE SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY
  MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 6 INCHES WITH THE GREATEST AMOUNTS
  NEAR PENOBSCOT BAY IN THE SOUTHWEST PORTION OF HANCOCK COUNTY.
  AMOUNTS WILL DECREASE ON THE EAST SIDE OF MOUNT DESERT ISLAND.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL OCCUR THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING. DANGEROUSLY COLD
  WIND CHILLS ARE EXPECTED LATE SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY
  MORNING.

* IMPACTS...LOCALLY HEAVY SNOWFALL ALONG WITH AREAS OF BLOWING
  SNOW WILL RESULT IN DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS. FROSTBITE AND
  HYPOTHERMIA ARE LIKELY IF NOT DRESSED APPROPRIATELY WHILE
  OUTDOORS.

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH BY THIS
  EVENING.

* TEMPERATURES...RISING TO THE TEENS AND LOW 20S BY THIS AFTERNOON
  AND FALLING BELOW ZERO BY SUNDAY MORNING

* WIND CHILL READINGS...AS LOW AS 24 BELOW LATE TONIGHT AND SUNDAY
  MORNING.

* VISIBILITIES...1/4SM AT TIMES IN HEAVIER SNOW SHOWERS TODAY.

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.

&&

$$

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