Northeast Aroostook Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 6:44 PM EST Jan. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from 11 PM this evening
to 1 PM EST Monday...

* what... heavy mixed precipitation expected. Total snow
accumulations of 15 to 24 inches and ice accumulations of a
light glaze expected.

* Where... northeast Aroostook, central Penobscot, southeast
Aroostook, northern Piscataquis, northern Penobscot, northern
Washington, southern Piscataquis and central Piscataquis
counties.

* When... from 11 PM this evening to 1 PM EST Monday.

* Additional details... travel could be very difficult to
impossible. Widespread blowing snow could significantly reduce
visibility and cause localized hazardous travel. The hazardous
conditions could impact the morning commute. Power outages are
possible. The cold wind chills as low as 25 below zero could
cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow, sleet
and ice will make travel very hazardous or impossible.

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