Winter Storm Watch Issued For Bangor Area, 7 Inches Possible
Snow will move into the Bangor area early Wednesday morning.
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for an area that includes Bangor, Brewer, Old Town, Orono, Dover-Foxcroft, Lincoln, Howland and Sprinfrield. Currently, the Watch is in effect from Tuesday night throughout Wednesday afternoon.
Snow is very likely beginning sometime after 1 a.m. Wednesday, and then continuing until sometime Wednesday afternoon. There could be up to 3 inches on the ground by the Wednesday morning commute, and then another 2 to 4 inches by mid-afternoon.
...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON... * WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of 7 or more inches possible. * WHERE...Northwest Aroostook, Northeast Aroostook, Northern Somerset, Northern Piscataquis, Northern Penobscot, Southeast Aroostook, Central Piscataquis, Central Penobscot, Southern Penobscot and Southern Piscataquis Counties. * WHEN...From Tuesday evening through Wednesday afternoon. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning commute Wednesday.