...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING
THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...
The National Weather Service in Gray has issued a Winter Storm
Warning for snow...which is in effect until 10 PM EST this
evening. The Winter Weather Advisory is no longer in effect.
* HAZARD TYPES...Locally heavy snow through this evening. Heavy
snow redevelops Sunday and Monday. The snow may be mixed with
rain at the coast Sunday and Sunday night.
* Accumulations...Snow accumulations 4 to 8 inches through this
evening. Snow accumulation of 14 to 18 inches for the sunday and
* TIMING...Snow will fall today and end this evening. Snow,
possibly heavy at times will likely develop later Sunday morning
or early afternoon and last through Monday.
* IMPACTS...Snowfall will produce slick driving conditions
today. On Sunday, snow will redevelop and become heavy at
times Sunday night into Monday. The snow will be blown about
by strong winds, possibly resulting in near-blizzard
conditions with visibilities below a quarter mile at times,
especially Monday morning. Some power outages possible due to
heavy wet snow where temperatures remain near 32 degrees and
where rain mixes in.
* Winds...Northeast 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.
* Temperatures...In the lower 20s.
* Visibilities...one quarter mile or less at times.
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 Winter Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant
snow...sleet...or ice accumulations that may impact travel.
Continue to monitor the latest forecasts.