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Winter Storm Warning in Hancock County, Maine
Issued by the National Weather Service and archived by Claims Pages
Hancock County Maine Urgency: Expected Severity: Moderate Certainty: Likely
Active Timeframe
1/24/2023 8:49:00 PM until 1/26/2023 1:00:00 PM   EXPIRED
Instructions
A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow, sleet, and ice will make travel extremely dangerous. The latest road conditions for Maine can be obtained by going to newengland511.org.
Alert Summary
WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM WEDNESDAY TO 1 PM EST THURSDAY... * WHAT...Heavy snow and some mixed precipitation expected. Total snow accumulations between 7 and 13 inches, sleet accumulations around one third of an inch and ice accumulations around one tenth of an inch. Winds gusting as high as 45 mph. * WHERE...Portions of Central Highlands, Far Eastern, Interior DownEast, and Penobscot Valley Maine * WHEN...From 7 PM Wednesday to 1 PM EST Thursday. * IMPACTS...Visibilities may drop below one quarter mile due to falling and blowing snow. The strong winds and weight of snow on tree limbs may down power lines and could cause sporadic power outages. Travel could be very difficult to impossible. The hazardous conditions could impact the Thursday morning commute.