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Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 10:41 PM EST on November 26, 2014

Expires 9:00 AM EST on November 27, 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.

* Snow accumulations... 10 to 15 inches.

* Timing... through Thursday morning.

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

* Winds... north 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

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

* Temperatures... in the upper 20s to 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 11:36 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

********************storm total snowfall********************

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

Maine

... Aroostook County...
   Sherman 3.0 944 PM 11/26
   Ludlow 3.0 1110 PM 11/26
   Caribou 2.5 1042 PM 11/26
   Houlton 2.0 947 PM 11/26
   Presque Isle 1 ENE 1.5 940 PM 11/26

... Hancock County...
   Bucksport 9.5 1039 PM 11/26
   Surry 2 E 8.1 1019 PM 11/26
   Deer Isle 3 N 4.0 955 PM 11/26
   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...
   Old Town 10.1 1134 PM 11/26
   Glenburn 8.0 1037 PM 11/26
   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
   Levant 6.0 927 PM 11/26
   Corinna 6.0 932 PM 11/26
   Bangor 4.7 702 PM 11/26
   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...
   Brownville 10.0 1031 PM 11/26
   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 5.0 939 PM 11/26 mainly sleet now
   Edmunds 2.0 616 PM 11/26
   Machiasport 1.5 616 PM 11/26
   Eastport T 615 PM 11/26


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