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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Caribou ME
407 AM EST Fri Jan 17 2020

MEZ001-002-005-006-180915-
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-Northern Penobscot-
Southeast Aroostook-
407 AM EST Fri Jan 17 2020

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EST SATURDAY...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for Central Highlands Maine, Far
Eastern Maine and Far Northern Maine.

.DAY ONE...Today and 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.
   Wind Chill Advisory.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

A significant winter storm is possible Saturday night into Sunday.
Moderate snow accuulations are possible through Sunday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Weather spotters are encouraged to report significant weather
conditions according to Standard Operating Procedures.

$$



Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Caribou ME
344 AM EST Fri Jan 17 2020

MEZ001-002-005-006-171645-
/O.CON.KCAR.WC.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-200118T0700Z/
/O.CON.KCAR.WW.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-200117T2100Z/
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-Northern Penobscot-
Southeast Aroostook-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
Mars Hill, Millinocket, East Millinocket, Patten, Medway,
Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, and Smyrna Mills
344 AM EST Fri Jan 17 2020

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EST
SATURDAY...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Blowing snow and very cold wind chills. Winds gusting as
  high as 35 mph. Wind chills as low as 30 below zero.

* WHERE...Northeast Aroostook, Northwest Aroostook, Southeast
  Aroostook and Northern Penobscot Counties.

* WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, until 4 PM EST this
  afternoon. For the Wind Chill Advisory, until 2 AM EST
  Saturday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Blowing snow could significantly reduce
  visibility and cause localized whiteout conditions. The
  hazardous conditions could impact the morning and evening
  commute. The cold wind chills could cause frostbite on exposed
  skin in as little as 30 minutes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for blowing snow means that
visibilities will be limited due to strong winds blowing snow
around. Use caution when traveling, especially in open areas.

A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will
combine to create low wind chills. Frostbite and hypothermia can
occur if precautions are not taken. Make sure you wear a hat and
gloves.

The latest road conditions for Maine can be obtained by going to
newengland511.org.

&&

$$



Wind Chill Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Caribou ME
344 AM EST Fri Jan 17 2020

MEZ001-002-005-006-171645-
/O.CON.KCAR.WC.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-200118T0700Z/
/O.CON.KCAR.WW.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-200117T2100Z/
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-Northern Penobscot-
Southeast Aroostook-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
Mars Hill, Millinocket, East Millinocket, Patten, Medway,
Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, and Smyrna Mills
344 AM EST Fri Jan 17 2020

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EST
SATURDAY...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Blowing snow and very cold wind chills. Winds gusting as
  high as 35 mph. Wind chills as low as 30 below zero.

* WHERE...Northeast Aroostook, Northwest Aroostook, Southeast
  Aroostook and Northern Penobscot Counties.

* WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, until 4 PM EST this
  afternoon. For the Wind Chill Advisory, until 2 AM EST
  Saturday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Blowing snow could significantly reduce
  visibility and cause localized whiteout conditions. The
  hazardous conditions could impact the morning and evening
  commute. The cold wind chills could cause frostbite on exposed
  skin in as little as 30 minutes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for blowing snow means that
visibilities will be limited due to strong winds blowing snow
around. Use caution when traveling, especially in open areas.

A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will
combine to create low wind chills. Frostbite and hypothermia can
occur if precautions are not taken. Make sure you wear a hat and
gloves.

The latest road conditions for Maine can be obtained by going to
newengland511.org.

&&

$$



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