Watches, Warnings & Advisories



2 products issued by NWS for: Winter Harbor ME

Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Caribou ME
312 AM EDT Fri May 24 2024

MEZ029-030-250715-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
312 AM EDT Fri May 24 2024

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for Coastal DownEast 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.

   Beach Hazards Statement.

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

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

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Beach Hazards Statement

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Caribou ME
305 AM EDT Fri May 24 2024

MEZ029-030-241515-
/O.CON.KCAR.BH.S.0001.240524T1200Z-240525T0000Z/
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
305 AM EDT Fri May 24 2024

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT THIS
MORNING THROUGH THIS EVENING...

* WHAT....The warm air temerpatures in the upper 60s to low 70s
  may cause people to underestimate the dangers of the cold water
  temperatures which are currently only in the mid 40s.

* WHERE...Coastal Hancock and Coastal Washington Counties.

* WHEN...From 8 AM EDT this morning through this evening.

* IMPACTS...The cold temperatures can quickly cause hypothermia to
  anyone immersed in the water. Anyone on boats or paddlecraft
  should use extreme caution to avoid this threat.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Beach Hazards Statement is issued on days when a significant
number of boats and paddlecraft are expected to be out on the
water and when warm air temperatures may cause people to
underestimate the danger of the cold water. Paddle smart from the
start. Always wear your life jacket. Be aware of wind conditions,
tides, and localized currents.

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