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Snow Expected Tuesday

December 22, 2009 - TRC

From Emergency e-mail.org :

" SNOW EXPECTED TO SPREAD ACROSS THE WATCH AREA TUESDAY AND
CONTINUE INTO WEDNESDAY EVENING.

A FRONT MOVING SOUTHWARD FROM THE MARITIMES WILL INTENSIFY AND
STALL OVER N. & EASTERN ME LATER TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY.

SNOW WILL START IN N. ME EARLY TUESDAY AND MOVE SOUTHWARD DURING THE DAY.
THE SNOW IS EXPECTED TO INTENSIFY TUESDAY NIGHT.
SNOW WILL GRADUALLY TAPER OFF WEDNESDAY & EXIT DOWNEAST ME BY WEDNESDAY EVENING.

NORTHWEST AROOSTOOK-NORTHEAST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN SOMERSET-
NORTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN PENOBSCOT-SOUTHEAST AROOSTOOK-
CNTL PISCATAQUIS-CNTL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CNTL WASHINGTON-COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF DOVER-FOXCROFT. MILO. GUILFORD. DANFORTH. VANCEBORO. TOPSFIELD

A WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUES AFTERNOON
THROUGH WED EVENING.

AN UNUSUAL WINTER STORM THREATENS THE EASTERN HALF OF ME WITH
POSSIBLY HEAVY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS TUESDAY AFTERNOON INTO
WEDNESDAY.
THE POTENTIAL EXISTS FOR 10 INCHES OR MORE OF SNOW TUESDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY WEDNESDAY.
IT IS EXPECTED THAT THE HEAVIEST AREA OF SNOW WILL BE IN A RELATIVELY NARROW BAND ORIENTED NW TO SE ACROSS NO. CENTRAL ME.

A LOT OF UNCERTAINTY REMAINS CONCERNING THE EXACT TRACK AND
TIMING OF THIS SYSTEM. VARIATION IN THIS TRACK MAY SHIFT EXPECTED
SNOWFALL TOTALS NORTHWARD OR SOUTHWARD.

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR
THE LATEST FORECASTS. "


NOTE - This article reflects the views of the author and not necessarily those of the TRC Alliance Team.