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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
309 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...ANOTHER ROUND OF SNOW EXPECTED LATE TONIGHT INTO EARLY
SATURDAY...

.INITIALLY WEAK LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK EASTWARD FROM THE GREAT
LAKES AND REACH THE NEW ENGLAND COAST FRIDAY. THIS LOW WILL THEN
BEGIN TO INTENSIFY RAPIDLY AS IT MOVES NORTHEAST TO THE CANADIAN
MARITIMES. THIS WILL BRING SNOW TO THE REGION STARTING LATER
TONIGHT... BECOMING HEAVY AT TIMES FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT IN
WESTERN AND CENTRAL MAINE...AND IN NEW HAMPSHIRE ALONG THE MAINE
BORDER A 3 TO 6 INCH SNOWFALL IS LIKELY IN WESTERN NEW NEW
HAMPSHIRE NEW HAMPSHIRE. IN WESTERN AND CENTRAL MAINE...AMOUNTS
WILL GENERALLY RANGE FROM 6 TO 12 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
AMOUNTS IN THE KENNEBEC AND PENOBSCOT VALLEYS.

NHZ001-002-004-006-009-010-013-014-300345-
/O.UPG.KGYX.WW.Y.0005.150130T0400Z-150131T1100Z/
/O.EXA.KGYX.WS.W.0004.150130T0600Z-150131T1100Z/
NORTHERN COOS-SOUTHERN COOS-NORTHERN CARROLL-SOUTHERN CARROLL-
BELKNAP-STRAFFORD-INTERIOR ROCKINGHAM-COASTAL ROCKINGHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLEBROOK...BERLIN...LANCASTER...
NORTH CONWAY...WOLFEBORO...OSSIPEE...LACONIA...MEREDITH...
ROCHESTER...DOVER...SALEM...DERRY...EXETER...PORTSMOUTH...HAMPTON
309 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM FRIDAY TO 6 AM EST
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAY HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM
WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM FRIDAY TO 6
AM EST SATURDAY. THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN
EFFECT.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

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

* TIMING...LATE TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED MAKING TRAVEL
  DIFFICULT.

* WINDS...LIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST
  10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...15 TO 32.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
309 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...ANOTHER ROUND OF SNOW EXPECTED LATE TONIGHT INTO EARLY
SATURDAY...

.INITIALLY WEAK LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK EASTWARD FROM THE GREAT
LAKES AND REACH THE NEW ENGLAND COAST FRIDAY. THIS LOW WILL THEN
BEGIN TO INTENSIFY RAPIDLY AS IT MOVES NORTHEAST TO THE CANADIAN
MARITIMES. THIS WILL BRING SNOW TO THE REGION STARTING LATER
TONIGHT... BECOMING HEAVY AT TIMES FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT IN
WESTERN AND CENTRAL MAINE...AND IN NEW HAMPSHIRE ALONG THE MAINE
BORDER A 3 TO 6 INCH SNOWFALL IS LIKELY IN WESTERN NEW NEW
HAMPSHIRE NEW HAMPSHIRE. IN WESTERN AND CENTRAL MAINE...AMOUNTS
WILL GENERALLY RANGE FROM 6 TO 12 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
AMOUNTS IN THE KENNEBEC AND PENOBSCOT VALLEYS.

MEZ007-008-012-013-018>020-023-024-300345-
/O.CON.KGYX.WS.W.0004.150130T0600Z-150131T1100Z/
NORTHERN OXFORD-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHERN OXFORD-
SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-INTERIOR YORK-INTERIOR CUMBERLAND-ANDROSCOGGIN-
COASTAL YORK-COASTAL CUMBERLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANDOVER...ROXBURY...UPTON...
WILSONS MILLS...COBURN GORE...RANGELEY...KINGFIELD...RUMFORD...
NORWAY...FRYEBURG...OXFORD...FARMINGTON...WILTON...SANFORD...
BERWICK...NORTH WINDHAM...GORHAM...BRIDGTON...LEWISTON-AUBURN...
LIVERMORE FALLS...BIDDEFORD...SACO...OLD ORCHARD BEACH...
KITTERY...PORTLAND...SOUTH PORTLAND...WESTBROOK
309 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM FRIDAY TO
6 AM EST SATURDAY...

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 8 TO 12 INCHES.

* TIMING...LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED MAKING TRAVEL
  DIFFICULT.

* WINDS...LIGHT WINDS THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...THEN BECOMING
  NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...15 TO 32.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
309 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...ANOTHER ROUND OF SNOW EXPECTED LATE TONIGHT INTO EARLY
SATURDAY...

.INITIALLY WEAK LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK EASTWARD FROM THE GREAT
LAKES AND REACH THE NEW ENGLAND COAST FRIDAY. THIS LOW WILL THEN
BEGIN TO INTENSIFY RAPIDLY AS IT MOVES NORTHEAST TO THE CANADIAN
MARITIMES. THIS WILL BRING SNOW TO THE REGION STARTING LATER
TONIGHT... BECOMING HEAVY AT TIMES FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT IN
WESTERN AND CENTRAL MAINE...AND IN NEW HAMPSHIRE ALONG THE MAINE
BORDER A 3 TO 6 INCH SNOWFALL IS LIKELY IN WESTERN NEW NEW
HAMPSHIRE NEW HAMPSHIRE. IN WESTERN AND CENTRAL MAINE...AMOUNTS
WILL GENERALLY RANGE FROM 6 TO 12 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
AMOUNTS IN THE KENNEBEC AND PENOBSCOT VALLEYS.

MEZ009-014-021-022-025>028-300345-
/O.CON.KGYX.WS.W.0004.150130T0800Z-150131T1500Z/
CENTRAL SOMERSET-SOUTHERN SOMERSET-KENNEBEC-INTERIOR WALDO-
SAGADAHOC-LINCOLN-KNOX-COASTAL WALDO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BINGHAM...JACKMAN...MADISON...
SKOWHEGAN...PITTSFIELD...AUGUSTA...WATERVILLE...WINTERPORT...
UNITY...BATH...TOPSHAM...BOOTHBAY HARBOR...WISCASSET...
WALDOBORO...CAMDEN...ROCKLAND...THOMASTON...BELFAST...
LINCOLNVILLE
309 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM FRIDAY TO
10 AM EST SATURDAY...

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 8 TO 14 INCHES.

* TIMING...LATE TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED MAKING TRAVEL
  DIFFICULT.

* WINDS...LIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...THEN NORTHEAST 10 TO 20
  MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...15 TO 32.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
1237 PM MST THU JAN 29 2015

AZZ510-511-300600-
/O.UPG.KTWC.WS.A.0001.150130T1200Z-150131T1900Z/
/O.NEW.KTWC.WS.W.0001.150130T1200Z-150131T1900Z/
WHITE MOUNTAINS OF GRAHAM AND GREENLEE COUNTIES-
GALIURO AND PINALENO MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HANNAGAN MEADOW...MOUNT GRAHAM
1237 PM MST THU JAN 29 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM FRIDAY TO NOON MST
SATURDAY ABOVE 7000 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TUCSON HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM
WARNING FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM FRIDAY TO NOON
MST SATURDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* IMPACTS...HEAVY SNOW WILL RESULT IN DANGEROUS DRIVING CONDITIONS
  OVER HIGHER TERRAIN. IN ADDITION...ROAD CLOSURES TO MOUNTAIN TOP
  LOCATIONS WILL LIKELY OCCUR.

* TIMING...SNOWFALL WILL DEVELOP EARLY FRIDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE
  INTO SATURDAY MORNING. SNOWFALL WILL LIKELY BE HEAVY AT TIMES.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE FORECAST TO RANGE
  FROM 20 TO 26 INCHES ACROSS THE WHITE MOUNTAINS OF NORTHERN
  GREENLEE COUNTY...WHICH INCLUDES HANNAGAN MEADOW. SNOW
  ACCUMULATIONS WILL RANGE FROM 18 TO 24 INCHES ACROSS THE
  PINALENO MOUNTAINS OF SOUTH CENTRAL GRAHAM COUNTY...INCLUDING
  MT. GRAHAM.

* SNOW LEVELS...SNOW LEVELS FRIDAY MORNING WILL BE AROUND 8500 TO
  9000 FEET. SNOW LEVELS WILL THEN LOWER TO AROUND 8000 FRIDAY
  EVENING...AND CONTINUE TO LOWER TO BETWEEN 7000 AND 7500 FEET BY
  MIDDAY SATURDAY. THE MOST SIGNIFICANT SNOW WILL BE ABOVE 8000
  FEET.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
  WEATHER.GOV/TUCSON AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS HEAVY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED.
GUSTY WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE
TRAVEL VERY DIFFICULT OR IMPOSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY IN THE MOUNTAINS.

LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...COMMERCIAL TELEVISION OR RADIO
STATIONS...OR YOUR CABLE TELEVISION SERVICE PROVIDER FOR UPDATES
ON THIS WINTER STORM.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
1237 PM MST THU JAN 29 2015

AZZ514-300600-
/O.UPG.KTWC.WS.A.0001.150130T1200Z-150131T1900Z/
/O.NEW.KTWC.WS.W.0001.150130T1800Z-150131T1900Z/
CATALINA AND RINCON MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOUNT LEMMON...SUMMERHAVEN
1237 PM MST THU JAN 29 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM FRIDAY TO NOON MST
SATURDAY ABOVE 7000 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TUCSON HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM
WARNING FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM FRIDAY TO NOON MST
SATURDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* IMPACTS...HEAVY SNOW WILL RESULT IN DANGEROUS DRIVING CONDITIONS
  OVER HIGHER TERRAIN. IN ADDITION...ROAD CLOSURES TO MOUNTAIN TOP
  LOCATIONS WILL LIKELY OCCUR.

* TIMING...SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP BY LATE FRIDAY MORNING...
  THEN CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY MORNING. SNOWFALL MAY BE HEAVY AT
  TIMES.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE FORECAST TO RANGE
  FROM 12 TO 16 INCHES ACROSS THE CATALINA AND RINCON MOUNTAINS
  NEAR TUCSON.

* SNOW LEVELS...SNOW LEVELS FRIDAY MORNING WILL BE AROUND 9000
  FEET. SNOW LEVELS WILL THEN LOWER TO AROUND 8000 FRIDAY
  EVENING...AND CONTINUE TO LOWER TO BETWEEN 7000 AND 7500 FEET BY
  MIDDAY SATURDAY. THE MOST SIGNIFICANT SNOW WILL BE ABOVE 8000
  FEET.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
  WEATHER.GOV/TUCSON AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS HEAVY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED.
GUSTY WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE
TRAVEL VERY DIFFICULT OR IMPOSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY IN THE MOUNTAINS.

LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...COMMERCIAL TELEVISION OR RADIO
STATIONS...OR YOUR CABLE TELEVISION SERVICE PROVIDER FOR UPDATES
ON THIS WINTER STORM.

&&

$$

VISIT US ON FACEBOOK...TWITTER...YOUTUBE...AND AT WEATHER.GOV/TUCSON

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
1210 PM MST THU JAN 29 2015

...WINTER STORM TO BRING HEAVY MOUNTAIN SNOW TO SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH
CENTRAL NEW MEXICO LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

.A POWERFUL AND SLOW MOVING WINTER STORM SYSTEM WILL DELIVER
SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL TO HIGHER ELEVATIONS IN THE GILA REGION AND
SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS STARTING THURSDAY NIGHT. 6 TO 10 INCHES OR
MORE OF SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED ACROSS HIGHEST ELEVATIONS IN THE GILA
REGION...WHILE THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS IN THE SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS
AND ADJACENT EAST SLOPES COULD SEE 10 TO 16 INCHES OR MORE THROUGH
EARLY SATURDAY EVENING. MOST LOCATIONS UNDER 7000 FEET IN THE GILA
REGION WILL ONLY SEE 1 TO 3 INCHES OF SNOWFALL. THE WESTERN SLOPES
OF THE SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS WILL SEE CLOSER TO 4 TO 8 INCHES.

NMZ414>416-300400-
/O.CON.KEPZ.WS.W.0003.150130T0700Z-150201T0700Z/
WEST SLOPES SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500 FEET-
SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 7500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500 FEET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MESCALERO...MOUNTAIN PARK...TIMBERON...
CLOUDCROFT...SUNSPOT...APACHE SUMMIT...MAYHILL...SACRAMENTO...
PINON
1210 PM MST THU JAN 29 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
TO MIDNIGHT MST SATURDAY NIGHT...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
MIDNIGHT MST SATURDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION: 10 TO 16 INCHES OR MORE OVER ELEVATIONS ABOVE
  7000 FEET AND ALONG EASTERN SLOPES. 4 TO 8 INCHES ARE EXPECTED OVER
  LOWER WESTERN AND SOUTHERN SLOPES.

* TIMING: SNOW IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN THIS EVENING AND END AS LATE AS
  OVERNIGHT SATURDAY.

* IMPACT: HEAVY WET SNOW WILL ACCUMULATE AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS...
  MAKING TRAVEL DIFFICULT OVER MOUNTAIN PASSES. HEAVY SNOWS COULD
  COMPROMISE THE STRUCTURAL INTEGRITY OF SOME ROOFTOPS.
  DANGEROUSLY REDUCED VISIBILITIES ARE ALSO POSSIBLE IN HEAVY
  SNOW. AS SNOW LEVELS FALL...ROADS AT HIGH ELEVATIONS WILL BECOME
  ICY AND SNOW PACKED.

* WINDS: EAST 10 TO 20 MPH.

* SNOW LEVELS: MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW SHOWERS WILL INITIALLY BEGIN
  ABOVE 7000 FEET TONIGHT...FALLING AS LOW AS 6000 FEET AT TIMES.
  SNOW LEVELS WILL REMAIN LOWER OVER THE EASTERN SLOPES THAN
  WESTERN SLOPES THROUGH MOST OF THE EVENT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW...
SLEET...AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE.  THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
1210 PM MST THU JAN 29 2015

...WINTER STORM TO BRING HEAVY MOUNTAIN SNOW TO SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH
CENTRAL NEW MEXICO LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

.A POWERFUL AND SLOW MOVING WINTER STORM SYSTEM WILL DELIVER
SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL TO HIGHER ELEVATIONS IN THE GILA REGION AND
SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS STARTING THURSDAY NIGHT. 6 TO 10 INCHES OR
MORE OF SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED ACROSS HIGHEST ELEVATIONS IN THE GILA
REGION...WHILE THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS IN THE SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS
AND ADJACENT EAST SLOPES COULD SEE 10 TO 16 INCHES OR MORE THROUGH
EARLY SATURDAY EVENING. MOST LOCATIONS UNDER 7000 FEET IN THE GILA
REGION WILL ONLY SEE 1 TO 3 INCHES OF SNOWFALL. THE WESTERN SLOPES
OF THE SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS WILL SEE CLOSER TO 4 TO 8 INCHES.

NMZ402-300400-
/O.CON.KEPZ.WS.W.0003.150130T0700Z-150201T0700Z/
SOUTHERN GILA HIGHLANDS/BLACK RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SILVER CITY...LAKE ROBERTS...KINGSTON...
FORT BAYARD
1210 PM MST THU JAN 29 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
TO MIDNIGHT MST SATURDAY NIGHT...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS FEET IN EFFECT ABOVE 7000 FEET FROM
MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO MIDNIGHT MST SATURDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION: 6 TO 10 INCHES ABOVE 7000 FEET. ACCUMULATIONS
  BELOW 7000 FEET WILL BE IN THE 1 TO 3 INCH RANGE.

* TIMING: SNOW IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN THIS EVENING AND END AS LATE
  AS OVERNIGHT SATURDAY.

* IMPACT: HEAVY WET SNOW WILL ACCUMULATE AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS...
  MAKING TRAVEL DIFFICULT OVER MOUNTAIN PASSES. HEAVY SNOWS
  COULD COMPROMISE THE STRUCTURAL INTEGRITY OF SOME ROOFTOPS.
  DANGEROUSLY REDUCED VISIBILITIES ALSO POSSIBLE IN HEAVY SNOW.
  AS SNOW LEVELS FALL...ROADS AT HIGH ELEVATIONS WILL BECOME ICY
  AND SNOW PACKED.

* WINDS: EAST TO SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.

* SNOW LEVELS: MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW SHOWERS WILL INITIALLY BEGIN
  ABOVE 8000 FEET THURSDAY NIGHT...FALLING NEAR 6000 FEET AT TIMES
  THROUGH THE EVENT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW...
SLEET...AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE.  THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
515 AM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

AKZ019-292100-
/X.CON.PAJK.WS.W.0015.000000T0000Z-150129T2100Z/
HAINES BOROUGH AND LYNN CANAL-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...HAINES
515 AM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON AKST TODAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON
AKST TODAY.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE THIS MORNING...AND
  THEN DISSIPATE BY MIDDAY.

* SNOW...10 INCHES HAS BEEN REPORTED ALONG THE HAINES HIGHWAY AS
  OF 4 AM THURSDAY MORNING. 6 INCHES HAS BEEN MEASURED AS OF 730
  PM WEDNESDAY EVENING IN DOWNTOWN HAINES. STORM TOTAL
  ACCUMULATION OF 9 TO 13 INCHES IS EXPECTED.

* MAIN IMPACT...ACCUMULATING WET SNOW WILL MAKE SNOW REMOVAL AND
  DRIVING DIFFICULT.

* OTHER IMPACTS...PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES
  BELOW 1 MILE AT TIMES. DRIVING WILL BE HAZARDOUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WARNING MEANS THAT A WINTER STORM IS ALREADY OCCURRING OR
IMMINENT. THIS STORM COULD POSE A THREAT TO LIFE AND PROPERTY.

THIS STATEMENT WILL BE UPDATED BY 12 PM AKST THURSDAY OR SOONER IF
CONDITIONS WARRANT.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
627 AM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...A WINTER STORM TO AFFECT THE REGION LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY...

.LOW PRESSURE WILL APPROACH THE AREA FROM THE WEST LATE TONIGHT.
THE LOW IS EXPECTED TO INTENSIFY IN THE GULF OF MAINE FRIDAY
NIGHT AND THEN MOVE INTO THE CANADIAN MARITIMES SATURDAY. HEAVY
SNOW IS POSSIBLE AT TIMES FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.
STRONG WINDS WILL CAUSE AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW LATER
FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY.

MEZ001-003-004-010-015-016-029-031-291930-
/O.CON.KCAR.WS.W.0003.150130T0900Z-150131T1800Z/
NORTHWEST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN SOMERSET-NORTHERN PISCATAQUIS-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-INTERIOR HANCOCK-
COASTAL HANCOCK-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALLAGASH...CLAYTON LAKE...MADAWASKA...
FORT KENT...FRENCHVILLE...BAKER LAKE...BILLY-JACK DEPOT...
BAXTER ST PARK...CHAMBERLAIN LAKE...CHURCHILL DAM...
MOUNT KATAHDIN...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD...BANGOR...
BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...
EASTBROOK...GREAT POND...ORLAND...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...
BLUE HILL...DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD
627 AM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM FRIDAY TO
1 PM EST SATURDAY...

* LOCATIONS...NORTHWESTERN MAINE DOWN THROUGH THE CENTRAL
  HIGHLANDS TO COASTAL HANCOCK COUNTY.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP EARLY FRIDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE
  THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 6 TO 12 INCHES WITH THE
  HIGHEST AMOUNTS IN SOUTHERN AREAS.

* IMPACTS...SNOW...POSSIBLY HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL LIKELY RESULT
  IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW MAY
  RESULT IN POOR VISIBILITY ON SATURDAY.

* WINDS...BECOMING NORTH AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH WITH
  GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...TEMPERATURES WILL FALL FROM THE MID 20S TO
  LOWER 30S ON FRIDAY TO THE SINGLE DIGITS TO LOWER TEENS BY
  SATURDAY MORNING.

* VISIBILITIES...LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
627 AM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...A WINTER STORM TO AFFECT THE REGION LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY...

.LOW PRESSURE WILL APPROACH THE AREA FROM THE WEST LATE TONIGHT.
THE LOW IS EXPECTED TO INTENSIFY IN THE GULF OF MAINE FRIDAY
NIGHT AND THEN MOVE INTO THE CANADIAN MARITIMES SATURDAY. HEAVY
SNOW IS POSSIBLE AT TIMES FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.
STRONG WINDS WILL CAUSE AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW LATER
FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY.

MEZ002-005-006-011-017-030-032-291930-
/O.CON.KCAR.WS.W.0003.150130T1200Z-150201T0000Z/
NORTHEAST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN PENOBSCOT-SOUTHEAST AROOSTOOK-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
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...EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD...
DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...TOPSFIELD
627 AM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM FRIDAY TO
7 PM EST SATURDAY...

* LOCATIONS...EASTERN MAINE.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP EARLY FRIDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE
  INTO SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 6 TO 12 INCHES WITH THE
  HIGHEST AMOUNTS IN SOUTHERN AREAS.

* IMPACTS...SNOW...POSSIBLY HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL LIKELY RESULT
  IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW MAY
  RESULT IN POOR VISIBILITIES ON SATURDAY.

* WINDS...BECOMING NORTH AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH WITH
  GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...TEMPERATURES WILL FALL FROM THE MID 20S TO
  LOWER 30S ON FRIDAY TOWARDS THE LOWER TEENS BY SATURDAY
  MORNING.

* VISIBILITIES...LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.

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.

&&

$$

CB

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