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Blizzard Warning

Statement as of 7:58 AM EST on January 27, 2015

Expires 4:00 AM EST on January 28, 2015


... Blizzard Warning remains in effect until 4 am EST Wednesday...

* hazard types... heavy snow and strong winds creating blizzard
conditions.

* Accumulations... snow accumulation of 18 to 24 inches.

* Timing... intense band of snowfall will become nearly stationary
over the area through early afternoon. Snowfall rates of 2 to 4
inches per hour are occurring in this band. Blizzard conditions
are occurring or are imminent and will last through early
afternoon. Snow will wind down late today... but may linger
into Wednesday.

* Impacts... whiteout conditions will make travel extremely
dangerous..if not impossible. Strong winds may lead to
scattered power outages. Temperatures in the teens and single
digits combined with winds will lead to bitterly cold wind
chills. If you are stranded outdoors it could be potentially
life threatening.

* Winds... north 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 55 mph.

* Temperatures... 7 to 17 above.

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.





Coastal Flood Warning

Statement as of 3:22 AM EST on January 27, 2015

Expires 6:00 PM EST on January 27, 2015


... Coastal Flood Warning remains in effect until 6 PM EST this
evening...

* location... coastal Cumberland... coastal York and coastal
Rockingham counties.

* Impacts... minor coastal flooding and moderate splashover and
beach erosion are likely around high tide.

* Timing... within a couple hours either side of high tides at 430
am and 530 PM today.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal Flood Warning means that flooding is occurring or
imminent. Coastal residents in the warned area should be alert
for rising water... and take appropriate action to protect life
and property.





Public Information Statement

Statement as of 9:03 AM EST on January 27, 2015


The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 26
hours for the storm that has been affecting our region. Appreciation
is extended to Highway departments... cooperative observers... Skywarn
spotters and media for these reports. This summary is also available
on our home Page at weather.Gov/gray

********************storm total snowfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Maine

... Androscoggin County...
   2 W Auburn 4.5 820 am 1/27
   Auburn 3.5 838 am 1/27
   Poland 2.5 732 am 1/27
   5 NNW Greene 2.0 700 am 1/27

... Cumberland County...
   1 W Portland 14.8 856 am 1/27
   6 SSW Cumberland cen 9.0 800 am 1/27
   gray NWS office 7.4 820 am 1/27
   1 ENE South Windham 7.0 747 am 1/27
   1 SSW South Portland 6.4 805 am 1/27 heavy snow falling
   Yarmouth 6.3 724 am 1/27
   2 NE Gorham 5.8 755 am 1/27
   Portland jetport 5.4 716 am 1/27
   2 NW Falmouth 5.2 713 am 1/27
   1 WSW Gorham 5.0 700 am 1/27
   5 NNW Gorham 4.5 700 am 1/27
   2 ENE gray 4.4 800 am 1/27
   2 SSW Freeport 4.0 610 am 1/27
   Gorham 4.0 703 am 1/27
   NNW West Falmouth 4.0 700 am 1/27
   1 SSE Gorham 3.6 640 am 1/27
   6 WNW Portland 3.5 700 am 1/27
   2 ESE Sebago 3.0 800 am 1/27
   Windham 2 NW 2.5 700 am 1/27
   3 NE Naples 2.5 700 am 1/27
   4 NW Windham 2.5 700 am 1/27
   3 se New Gloucester 2.3 700 am 1/27
   3 NW Bridgton 0.4 700 am 1/27
   gray - NWS office T 700 PM 1/26

... Franklin County...
   Farmington 1.0 700 am 1/27

... Kennebec County...
   3 SSE Wayne 2.0 630 am 1/27
   1 SSE Winslow 1.5 700 am 1/27

... Knox County...
   1 SSW Camden 7.0 853 am 1/27
   3 NW Union 7.0 800 am 1/27
   Rockport 6.0 757 am 1/27

... Lincoln County...
   2 SSW Westport islan 9.5 800 am 1/27
   2 SW Newcastle 6.0 700 am 1/27

... Oxford County...
   1 N Hartford 0.5 700 am 1/27
   Andover T 700 am 1/27

... Sagadahoc County...
   1 WSW Bath 5.0 700 am 1/27

... Somerset County...
   4 NW Palmyra 1.2 700 am 1/27
   North Anson 0.2 600 am 1/27
   Moosehead T 700 am 1/27
   Brassua dam T 700 am 1/27

... Waldo County...
   3 N Winterport 1.6 700 am 1/27

... York County...
   1 S Sanford 11.0 826 am 1/27
   1 WSW Kittery Point 8.9 700 am 1/27
   1 N Kittery Point 8.9 815 am 1/27
   Cape Neddick 8.2 715 am 1/27
   5 N York 8.2 715 am 1/27
   2 NE Kennebunk 8.0 837 am 1/27
   York 7.9 745 am 1/27
   2 WNW Kennebunk 6.0 700 am 1/27
   1 NE North Waterboro 5.5 800 am 1/27
   2 NNE Biddeford 5.5 700 am 1/27
   Ferry Beach state PA 5.0 559 am 1/27 broadcast media
   2 ESE South Berwick 3.5 511 am 1/27
   5 NW Hollis Center 2.4 600 am 1/27
   Hollis 2.4 600 am 1/27
   3 NW Acton 1.5 500 am 1/27

New Hampshire

... Belknap County...
   2 SW Belmont 2.7 700 am 1/27
   Barnstead 2.5 803 am 1/27
   3 NE Tilton northfie 2.3 740 am 1/27
   8 E Laconia 2.0 800 am 1/27
   Gilford 1.5 651 am 1/27
   Laconia 0.7 500 am 1/27
   3 SSW Meredith 0.6 630 am 1/27

... Carroll County...
   Wolfeboro 2.7 820 am 1/27
   2 se Madison 0.8 700 am 1/27
   5 E Center Sandwich 0.6 700 am 1/27
   11 NNW North Conway 0.6 700 am 1/27
   1 SSW North Conway 0.5 700 am 1/27
   North Conway 0.5 700 am 1/27

... Cheshire County...
   Jaffrey silverranch 4.5 700 am 1/27
   7 ESE Langdon 2.5 654 am 1/27
   2 ENE Otter brook 2.2 700 am 1/27
   WNW west chesterfiel 2.1 700 am 1/27
   Keene 1.7 600 am 1/27

... Coos County...
   Pinkham Notch 1.0 508 am 1/27
   North Stratford T 700 am 1/27

... Grafton County...
   SSE Bristol 1.3 800 am 1/27
   4 NNE Dorchester 0.4 700 am 1/27
   1 SSW Orford 0.1 700 am 1/27
   Bath 3 T 732 am 1/26

... Hillsborough County...
   Nashua 14.0 738 am 1/27
   Hudson 13.0 700 am 1/27
   SW Hudson 13.0 700 am 1/27
   3 SW Nashua 10.5 625 am 1/27
   East Milford 7.0 730 am 1/27
   NW Nashua 7.0 540 am 1/27
   3 ENE Hollis 6.8 700 am 1/27
   Nashua cwsu 6.8 700 am 1/27
   2 S New Boston 6.3 845 am 1/27
   4 NNE Amherst 5.5 700 am 1/27
   1 SSW Mont Vernon 4.0 700 am 1/27
   Massabesic Lake T 800 am 1/26

... Merrimack County...
   2 N Bow 6.0 700 am 1/27
   2 NW Newbury 4.0 700 am 1/27
   SSW Pittsfield 3.8 800 am 1/27
   2 ESE Danbury 2.8 800 am 1/27
   1 SSE Henniker 2.5 711 am 1/27
   Concord ASOS 2.4 705 am 1/27
   3 SSE South Sutton 2.3 700 am 1/27
   2 NW Bow 2.2 700 am 1/27
   4 se Newbury 1.2 415 am 1/27
   3 E Northfield 1.2 518 am 1/27
   3 SSW Chichester 1.0 345 am 1/27
   2 se Boscawen 1.0 700 am 1/27

... Rockingham County...
   Windham 20.1 815 am 1/27
   3 WSW West Hampstead 17.0 727 am 1/27
   2 NNE Salem 16.2 730 am 1/27
   2 E Exeter 12.5 700 am 1/27
   Deerfield 12.0 831 am 1/27
   Newmarket 12.0 817 am 1/27
   1 NNW Hampton 11.0 550 am 1/27
   West Hampstead 10.5 740 am 1/27
   1 NE West Hampstead 10.5 730 am 1/27
   2 WSW Northwood 8.0 840 am 1/27
   Portsmouth 8.0 747 am 1/27
   2 ESE Stratham 6.9 715 am 1/27
   3 WSW Deerfield 5.2 700 am 1/27
   2 W Derry 5.0 900 am 1/26
   3 WSW Northwood 1.6 700 am 1/27
   3 ESE Merrimack 0.1 438 PM 1/26

... Strafford County...
   1 E Dover 12.5 730 am 1/27
   Dover 10.0 832 am 1/27
   Rochester 4.5 833 am 1/27

... Sullivan County...
   1 WSW West Unity 3.0 700 am 1/27
   Croydon 2.5 842 am 1/27
   Newport 2.0 700 am 1/27


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