Northern Penobscot Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Chill Advisory, Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 9:07 PM EST Jan. 21, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Wind Chill Advisory remains in effect until 11 am EST
... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 7 am EST

* what... blowing snow occurring. Very cold wind chills expected.
Wind chills as low as 34 below zero expected.

* Where... Northwest Aroostook, northeast Aroostook, northern
Somerset, northern Piscataquis, northern Penobscot, southeast
Aroostook, central Piscataquis, central Penobscot, southern
Piscataquis and northern Washington counties.

* When... for the Winter Weather Advisory, until 7 am EST
Tuesday. For the Wind Chill Advisory, until 11 am EST Tuesday.

* Additional details... plan on slippery Road conditions.
Widespread blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility
and cause localized hazardous travel. The hazardous conditions
could impact the morning commute. The dangerously cold wind
chills could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as
10 minutes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for blowing snow means blowing snow
will cause travel difficulties. Expect snow covered roads and
limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will
combine to create low wind chills. Frostbite and hypothermia can
occur if precautions are not taken. Make sure you wear a hat and

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