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Winter Weather Advisory

Statement as of 9:49 PM EST on January 27, 2015

Expires 7:00 AM EST on January 28, 2015


... Winter Weather Advisory in effect until 7 am EST Wednesday...
... Blizzard Warning is cancelled...

The National Weather Service in Caribou has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow... which is in effect
until 7 am EST Wednesday. This downgrades the prior Blizzard
Warning.

* Locations... downeast Maine.

* Hazard types... falling snow with significant blowing and
drifting snow.

* Snow accumulations... additional 2 to 3 inches.

* Timing... into early Wednesday morning.

* Impacts... intermittent falling snow... and areas of blowing snow
will result in hazardous travel conditions. Areas of blowing
snow may result in localized whiteout conditions and redrifting
of roadways at times... especially over coastal and central
Washington County. Check local law enforcement to insure
roadways subject to drifting are open before starting your
trip.

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

* Visibilities... mostly over 1 mile... with localized one quarter
mile or less at times over open terrain areas.

* Temperatures... 10 to 15 above.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means that
visibilities will be limited due to a combination of falling and
blowing snow. Use caution when traveling... especially in open
areas.






Record Report

Statement as of 12:28 AM EST on January 28, 2015


... Record daily maximum snowfall set at Bangor ME...

a record snowfall of 13.3 inches was set at Bangor ME yesterday.
This breaks the old record of 10.8 set in 1963.



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 12:44 AM EST on January 28, 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...
   Cary 13.0 312 PM 1/27
   Houlton 13.0 1205 am 1/28
   New Limerick 12.0 437 PM 1/27
   North Amity 1 SSW 11.0 151 PM 1/27
   Island Falls 10.0 233 PM 1/27
   Hodgdon 10.0 152 PM 1/27
   Littleton 8.0 311 PM 1/27
   Caribou 7.2 1143 PM 1/27
   Presque Isle 6.5 757 PM 1/27
   Easton 5.0 313 PM 1/27
   Caribou 2 N 3.0 348 PM 1/27
   Madawaska 2.0 313 PM 1/27
   Winterville 1 NW 1.5 528 PM 1/27

... Hancock County...
   Brooksville 14.0 445 PM 1/27
   Amherst 13.0 1230 PM 1/27
   Deer Isle 3 N 12.0 159 PM 1/27
   Ellsworth 12.0 140 PM 1/27
   Southwest Harbor 2 S 11.5 506 PM 1/27 drifts to 10 feet
   East Surry 9.5 450 PM 1/27

... Penobscot County...
   Greenbush 18.0 117 PM 1/27
   Orono 16.8 315 PM 1/27
   Lincoln 16.0 450 PM 1/27
   Hermon 16.0 450 PM 1/27
   Bangor 3 W 16.0 450 PM 1/27 wabi-TV
   Bradley 14.0 1252 PM 1/27
   Old Town 14.0 105 PM 1/27
   Glenburn 1 ENE 13.5 437 PM 1/27
   Bangor 2 W 13.3 1229 am 1/28
   Plymouth 12.0 505 PM 1/27
   Levant 11.0 245 PM 1/27
   Millinocket 6 N 9.0 553 PM 1/27

... Piscataquis County...
   Dover-Foxcroft 14.0 703 PM 1/27
   Kokadjo 10.0 606 PM 1/27
   Brownville 9.5 400 PM 1/27

... Washington County...
   Eastport 20.3 551 PM 1/27 drifts over 6 feet
   Charlotte 16.5 431 PM 1/27
   Marshfield 16.5 331 PM 1/27
   East Machias 4 E 16.0 1235 PM 1/27
   Dennysville 15.0 122 PM 1/27
   East Machias 1 SW 15.0 1221 PM 1/27
   Harrington 2 ESE 12.0 1249 PM 1/27
   Millbridge 12.0 400 PM 1/27 3.5 foot drifts
   Robbinston 1 NW 11.9 834 PM 1/27 1.16 lqd


**********************24 hour snowfall**********************

Location 24 hour time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Maine

... Aroostook County...
   Caribou - WFO 7.2 1200 am 1/28 co-op observer

... Penobscot County...
   Corinna - coop 8.5 1000 am 1/27 co-op observer
   Levant 2.0 700 am 1/27 co-op observer
   Bangor - cwo 0.5 700 am 1/27 co-op observer

... Piscataquis County...
   East Sangerville - c 0.5 700 am 1/27 co-op observer

... Washington County...
   Wesley - coop 6.5 700 am 1/27 co-op observer
   Machias WWTP 4.5 700 am 1/27 co-op observer


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