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Maine, Northern Washington

Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 6:16 AM EST on January 30, 2015

Expires 10:00 PM EST on January 31, 2015


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 10 PM EST
Saturday...

* locations... eastern Maine.

* Hazard types... heavy snow. Significant blowing and drifting
snow.

* Timing... snow will develop this morning and continue into
Saturday afternoon.

* Accumulations... snow accumulation of 12 to 18 inches. Locally
higher amounts are possible.

* Impacts... snow... heavy at times... will result in hazardous
travel conditions. Areas of blowing snow will result in poor
visibility late tonight through Saturday evening. Large drifts
of snow are expected to develop Saturday into Saturday evening.

* Winds... northeast 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Temperatures... temperatures will fall from the mid 20s to
lower 30s this afternoon and into the lower teens by Saturday
morning. Temperatures will continue to slowly fall during the
day Saturday.

* Visibilities... less than a quarter 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.



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Public Information Statement

Statement as of 12:15 PM EST on January 30, 2015


The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 24
hours for the storm that has been affecting our region. Appreciation
is extended to Highway departments... cooperative observers... cwop
observers... Skywarn spotters... facebook fans... and media for these
reports. This summary is also available on our home Page at
weather.Gov/Caribou

********************storm total snowfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Maine

... Aroostook County...
   Mapleton 2.3 1145 am 1/30
   Fort Kent 2.0 1155 am 1/30
   Oakfield 0.5 1050 am 1/30

... Penobscot County...
   Millinocket 1.0 1125 am 1/30
   Milford 0.8 1030 am 1/30

... Piscataquis County...
   Greenville 1.5 1050 am 1/30


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