Snow storm hits the Midcoast
Gray — The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow for Knox, Waldo and Lincoln counties, in effect from 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, until 10 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 16.
A Winter Storm Warning means severe winter weather conditions are expected or are occuring. Significant amounts of snow are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Travel only in an emergency. and keep an extra flashlight, food and water in the vehicle.
Snow will develop across much of New Hampshire and Maine late Saturday with the heaviest snow falling overnight before tapering to flurries early Sunday. Snow accumulation of 12 to 16 inches is expected.
Temperatures will be in the 20s, and winds from the north at 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph may cause blowing snow. Snow and blowing snow will make travel difficult; visibilities may be reduced to a half mile at times.
The Warnings/Advisories tab of VillageSoup’s Weather link always carries current advisories for Midcoast Maine.