A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow, sleet, and
ice will make travel extremely dangerous.
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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.