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Winter Storm Warning in Aroostook County, Maine
Issued by the National Weather Service and archived by Claims Pages
Aroostook County Maine Urgency: Expected Severity: Moderate Certainty: Likely
Active Timeframe
1/24/2023 8:49:00 PM until 1/27/2023 1:00:00 AM   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 AM EST FRIDAY... * WHAT...Heavy snow. Mixed precipitation possible in southeastern areas of the warning. Total snow accumulations between 9 and 15 inches, sleet accumulations around one third of an inch and ice accumulations around one tenth of an inch. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph. * WHERE...Portions of Central Highlands, Far Eastern, Far Northern, and North Woods Maine * WHEN...From 7 PM Wednesday to 1 AM EST Friday. * IMPACTS...Visibilities may drop below one quarter mile due to falling and blowing snow. Whiteout conditions are expected and will make travel treacherous and potentially life-threatening. Travel could be very difficult to impossible. The hazardous conditions could impact the Thursday morning and evening commutes. Gusty winds could bring down tree branches.