Snow is coming!

Snow is coming!

PostBy: johnjoseph On: Sat Nov 01, 2014 3:00 pm

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
123 PM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT BEGINNING SATURDAY EVENING...

.A STRENGTHENING COASTAL STORM WILL BRING SNOW MIXED WITH RAIN AT
TIMES ALONG WITH VERY STRONG WIND TO CENTRAL AND EASTERN MAINE.

THE FIRST WAVE OF PRECIPITATION WILL ARRIVE THIS AFTERNOON INTO
THIS EVENING WITH RAIN CHANGING TO SNOW. MORE SIGNIFICANT
PRECIPITATION WILL ARRIVE WITH THE MAIN SYSTEM LATE TONIGHT AND
CONTINUING SUNDAY. WE EXPECT STRONG WIND ALONG WITH SNOW HEAVY AT
TIMES. FOR SUNDAY...THE SNOW WILL LIKELY MIX WITH RAIN AND EVEN
SOME SLEET AT TIMES OVER WASHINGTON AND HANCOCK
COUNTIES...POSSIBLY EVEN AS FAR NORTH AND WEST AS BANGOR. STORM
TOTALS OF 7 TO 14 INCHES OF SNOW ARE LIKELY BY SUNDAY NIGHT AWAY
FROM THE IMMEDIATE COAST. THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS LOOK TO OCCUR OVER
INTERIOR WASHINGTON AND HANCOCK COUNTIES NORTH AND WEST INTO
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT AND SOUTHEASTERN AROOSTOOK COUNTIES.

MEZ002-004>006-010-011-015>017-029>032-020130-
/O.UPG.KCAR.WS.A.0008.141102T0000Z-141103T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KCAR.WS.W.0012.141102T0000Z-141103T0600Z/
NORTHEAST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN PENOBSCOT-
SOUTHEAST AROOSTOOK-CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-
NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PRESQUE ISLE...CARIBOU...VAN BUREN...
MARS HILL...BAXTER ST PARK...CHAMBERLAIN LAKE...CHURCHILL DAM...
MOUNT KATAHDIN...MILLINOCKET...EAST MILLINOCKET...PATTEN...
MEDWAY...HOULTON...HODGDON...SHERMAN...SMYRNA MILLS...
GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...
SPRINGFIELD...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN...AMHERST...
AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...
GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON...
ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...EASTPORT...MACHIAS...
CHERRYFIELD...DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...
VANCEBORO...TOPSFIELD
123 PM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING TO
1 AM EST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CARIBOU HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM
WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND STRONG WINDS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
8 PM EDT THIS EVENING TO 1 AM EST MONDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH
IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 7 TO 14 INCHES...ALONG WITH
TRACE ACCUMULATIONS OF ICE POSSIBLE.
johnjoseph
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: Keystoker KA-6
Other Heating: pellet stove, oil boiler


Re: Snow is coming!

PostBy: michaelanthony On: Sat Nov 01, 2014 4:21 pm

1) got family!
2) got food!
3) got coal!
michaelanthony
 
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Vigilant 2310, gold marc box stove, vogelzang pot belly coat rack
Baseburners & Antiques: Home Sparkle 12
Coal Size/Type: Coal Contractor's stove, a little Kimmels 'nut
Other Heating: Very cold FHA oil furnace

Re: Snow is coming!

PostBy: cabinover On: Sat Nov 01, 2014 6:17 pm

I am so happy for you guys up yonder! :D :P
cabinover
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: Hybrid Axeman Anderson 130
Baseburners & Antiques: Sparkle #12
Coal Size/Type: Pea, Buckwheat, Nut
Other Heating: LP Hot air. WA TX for coal use.

Re: Snow is coming!

PostBy: johnjoseph On: Sun Nov 02, 2014 9:48 pm

13 inches so far.....wet heavy and not ready!
johnjoseph
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: Keystoker KA-6
Other Heating: pellet stove, oil boiler

Re: Snow is coming!

PostBy: michaelanthony On: Sun Nov 02, 2014 10:33 pm

It looks like 6" of the heavy stuff down here...I hear yah' about not being ready :mad:
michaelanthony
 
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Vigilant 2310, gold marc box stove, vogelzang pot belly coat rack
Baseburners & Antiques: Home Sparkle 12
Coal Size/Type: Coal Contractor's stove, a little Kimmels 'nut
Other Heating: Very cold FHA oil furnace