Winter Storm Warning Issued For The East Coast | 5-8+” of Snow Forecasted To Fall In ME, NH, & VT Tonight – Wednesday

Chris Wallner | | WeatherWeather
PINK= Winter Storm Warning. PURPLE= Winter Weather Advisory. Image: NOAA

The National Weather Service has issued Winter Storm Watches & Winter Weather Advisories for the East Coast. They are in effect Tuesday – Wednesday. Heavy snowfall is expected to move in Tuesday Night and persist through early Wednesday Morning.

5-8″ of Snow Tonight – Wednesday In ME, NH, & VT.

NOAA Has Issued A Winter Storm Warning For:

  • Maine
  • New Hampshire
  • Vermont
7 day snowfall totals are huge in CA. Image: Tropical Tidbits
7 day precipitation totals. Image: NOAA

Cold temperatures are forecasted to be present during the storm, so snow is expected to accumulate at all elevations.

Additional Storm Info:

Storm totals. Image: NOAA Gray, ME

Maine: 5-8″ of Snow Tonight – Wednesday Night

* Total snow accumulations of 
  5 to 8 inches are expected.
- NOAA Gray, ME
Snowfall timing. Image: NOAA Gray, ME

New Hampshire: 5-8″ of Snow Tonight – Wednesday

* Total snow accumulations of 
  5 to 8 inches are expected.
- NOAA Gray, ME
Vermont snowfall totals. Image: NOAA Burlington, VT

Vermont: 6-9″ of Snow Tonight – Wednesday

* Total snow accumulations of 
  6 to 9 inches are expected.
- NOAA Burlington, VT
6-10 day temperature outlook. Image: NOAA
6-10 day precipitation outlook. Image: NOAA

ME Winter Storm Warning:

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Gray ME
1153 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

...Snow will impact New Hampshire and Maine tonight into
Wednesday...

.Low pressure is expected to develop off the Mid Atlantic coast
this afternoon then move northeastward into the Gulf of Maine on
Wednesday. Snow will begin tonight, during the evening in New
Hampshire, and midnight or after in Maine. The snow could be
heavy at times late Tuesday night and Wednesday morning in
southern New Hampshire. The snow will end, from west to east,
during the afternoon and early evening Wednesday.

Interior York-Interior Cumberland-Androscoggin-Kennebec-
Interior Waldo-Coastal York-Coastal Cumberland-Sagadahoc-Lincoln-
Knox-Coastal Waldo-
Including the cities of Hollis, Alfred, Lebanon, Sanford,
Goodwins Mills, Buxton, Limington, Berwick, New Gloucester, Gray,
North Windham, Gorham, Bridgton, Greene, Lewiston, Sabattus,
Wales, Minot, Turner, Auburn, Livermore Falls, Augusta, Sidney,
Windsor, Vassalboro, Waterville, China, Palermo, Brooks, Jackson,
Knox, Liberty, Montville, Morrill, Waldo, Winterport, Unity,
Biddeford, Saco, Old Orchard Beach, Kittery, Portland,
Cape Elizabeth, South Portland, Westbrook, Yarmouth, Brunswick,
Arrowsic, Bath, Phippsburg, Bowdoinham, Topsham, Bowdoin,
Whitefield, Dresden, Alna, Bremen, Bristol, Damariscotta,
Newcastle, Boothbay Harbor, Wiscasset, Waldoboro, Owls Head,
Rockland, Appleton, Camden, Hope, Rockport, Thomaston, Belfast,
Northport, Searsmont, and Lincolnville
1153 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 PM
EST WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Plan on difficult travel conditions,
 including during the morning commute on Wednesday. Total snow
 accumulations of 5 to 8 inches are expected.

* WHERE...Portions of, south central and southwest Maine.

* WHEN...From 11 PM this evening to 7 PM EST Wednesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for significant reductions in
 visibility at times.

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