Severe Weather Alerts - Olamon, ME

  • Blizzard Warning

    Blizzard Warning in effect from Tuesday, 4:00 AM EST until Wednesday, 4:00 AM EST. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TUESDAY TO 4 AM
EST WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...DOWNEAST MAINE.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW. SIGNIFICANT BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 18 TO 24 INCHES.

* TIMING...LATE TONIGHT INTO EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...SNOW...POSSIBLY HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL LIKELY RESULT
IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW MAY
RESULT IN WHITEOUT CONDITIONS AT TIMES. SCATTERED POWER
OUTAGES ARE POSSIBLE.

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS WITH WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS AT TIMES.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID TEENS TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET
STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

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Olamon, ME Radar