Northwest 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 snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 18 to
23 inches expected. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph.

* Where... northern Somerset and Northwest Aroostook 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 30 below zero could
cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you
must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your
vehicle in case of an emergency.

The latest Road conditions for Maine can be obtained by going to
newengland511.Org.