Winter Storm Warning
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Gray ME 926 AM EST Mon Dec 2 2019
...A LONG DURATION WINTER STORM WILL BRING TWO ROUNDS OF SNOW TO PORTIONS OF THE REGION THROUGH TUESDAY...
.Snow will be light and intermittent across much of the area during the day today, with only snow showers expected in the far north. A second low will develop just off the New England coast tonight and will intensify as it tracks east across the Gulf of Maine through Tuesday. This will bring another round of accumulating snow back into the area tonight. The heaviest snow will likely occur late tonight into Tuesday across central and midcoast Maine, as well as southwest coastal Maine including the Portland area.
MEZ014-019>022-024>028-022245- /O.CON.KGYX.WS.W.0011.191203T0000Z-191203T2200Z/ Southern Somerset-Interior Cumberland-Androscoggin-Kennebec- Interior Waldo-Coastal Cumberland-Sagadahoc-Lincoln-Knox- Coastal Waldo- Including the cities of Athens, Cornville, Skowhegan, Palmyra, Pittsfield, Embden, Madison, New Gloucester, Gray, North Windham, Gorham, Bridgton, Greene, Lewiston, Sabattus, Wales, Minot, Turner, Auburn, Livermore Falls, Augusta, Sidney, Windsor, Vassalboro, Waterville, China, Palermo, Brooks, Jackson, Knox, Liberty, Montville, Morrill, Waldo, Winterport, Unity, Portland, Cape Elizabeth, South Portland, Westbrook, Yarmouth, Brunswick, Arrowsic, Bath, Phippsburg, Bowdoinham, Topsham, Bowdoin, Whitefield, Dresden, Alna, Bremen, Bristol, Damariscotta, Newcastle, Boothbay Harbor, Wiscasset, Waldoboro, Owls Head, Rockland, Appleton, Camden, Hope, Rockport, Thomaston, Belfast, Northport, Searsmont, and Lincolnville 926 AM EST Mon Dec 2 2019
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 PM EST TUESDAY...
* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 9 inches. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph.
* WHERE...Portions of south central and southwest Maine. * WHEN...From 7 PM this evening to 5 PM EST Tuesday.
* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult, especially tonight into Tuesday morning. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The snow will be light and intermittent through much of today, but become steadier and heavier tonight.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.
For a more precise forecast for your specific location...go to www.weather.gov/gray..