Central Washington Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Storm Warning
Statement as of 3:14 PM EST on November 26, 2014

...Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 9 am EST Thursday...

* locations...along and southeast of a Houlton to Sherman to Millinocket to Dover Foxcroft line.

* Hazard types...snow. Snow will be mixed with sleet at times downeast after 10 PM.

* Snow accumulations...10 to 14 inches...highest amounts interior downeast.

* Timing...through Thursday morning. Heaviest snow will be this evening with snowfall rates up to 2 inches per hour.

* Impacts...high impact primarily for travel. Scattered power outages are also possible...mainly closer to the coast where winds will be the strongest. The heaviest snow will be this evening.

* Winds...north 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 to 45 mph downeast.

* Visibilities...one quarter mile or less at times.

* Temperatures...around 30.

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.

Record Report
Statement as of 4:10 am EST on November 26, 2014

...Record high temperature set at Portland ME...

A record high temperature of 64 degrees was set at Portland ME yesterday. This breaks the old record of 61 set in 1953. The record high was recorded at 124 am.

Public Information Statement
Statement as of 9:56 PM EST on November 26, 2014

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

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

Maine

...Aroostook County... Sherman 3.0 944 PM 11/26 Houlton 2.0 947 PM 11/26 Caribou 1.8 936 PM 11/26 Presque Isle 1 ENE 1.5 940 PM 11/26

...Hancock County... Surry 2 E 4.0 342 PM 11/26 mainly rain now Prospect Harbor 3.5 807 PM 11/26 mixing with sleet Eastbrook 3.2 649 PM 11/26 Lamoine 2.0 608 PM 11/26 Southwest Harbor 2 S 0.5 529 PM 11/26

...Penobscot County... Springfield 7 SSE 7.5 912 PM 11/26 Orrington 7.0 929 PM 11/26 Milford 7.0 931 PM 11/26 Plymouth 6.8 926 PM 11/26 Bangor 6.5 926 PM 11/26 husson College Old Town 6.5 928 PM 11/26 Levant 6.0 927 PM 11/26 Corinna 6.0 932 PM 11/26 Bangor 4.7 702 PM 11/26 Airport Etna 4.0 617 PM 11/26 Kenduskeag 4.0 615 PM 11/26 Howland 3.5 618 PM 11/26 Dexter 3.0 614 PM 11/26 Hampden 3.0 612 PM 11/26

...Piscataquis County... Milo 5.5 946 PM 11/26 Shirley 3.0 945 PM 11/26 Sangerville 2.5 613 PM 11/26

...Somerset County... Moosehead 2.0 929 PM 11/26

...Washington County... Princeton 2 se 6.5 932 PM 11/26 Perry 2 WNW 5.3 950 PM 11/26 East Machias 4 E 4.5 939 PM 11/26 mix of sleet/rain Edmunds 2.0 616 PM 11/26 Machiasport 1.5 616 PM 11/26 Eastport T 615 PM 11/26