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Dec 6th - Winter Storm

A National Weather Service in Caribou has compiled some information on Monday's winter storm.

  • First is a map showing snowfall reports and contoured image of snowfall amounts.
  • Second is a report detailing what reports were recieved.
Our appreciation is extended to our Maine Forest Service, SKYWARN spotters, the media and the Emergency Management Agency for preliminary reports.

NOTE: Many reports were recieved during this event. It is possble that some reports are missing from the list below. This does not mean they unused or unseen. We value all reports. However, this finallized list of reports is meant to summarize the event and therefore some data many not be present.

 

Map of Snowfall Totals

The map below shows estimated snowfall amounts (shaded) with contours based on actual reports as noted by the plotted points.

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Table of Snowfall Reports

THE FOLLOWING ARE UNOFFICIAL OBSERVATIONS TAKEN DURING THE STORM THAT
HAS AFFECTED OUR REGION.  APPRECIATION IS EXTENDED TO HIGHWAY
DEPARTMENTS...COOPERATIVE OBSERVERS...SKYWARN SPOTTERS AND MEDIA FOR
THESE REPORTS.  THIS SUMMARY IS ALSO AVAILABLE ON OUR HOME PAGE AT
WEATHER.GOV/CARIBOU

********************STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL********************

LOCATION          STORM TOTAL    TIME/DATE    COMMENTS
                     SNOWFALL       OF
                     (INCHES)   MEASUREMENT


MAINE

...AROOSTOOK COUNTY...
   ISLAND FALLS          14.0   833 AM  12/7 SPOTTER  FOREST SERVICE
   ISLAND FALLS          13.0   831 AM  12/7 SPOTTER AR005
   MORO PLANTATION       13.0   300 PM  12/7 SPOTTER  FOREST SERVICE
   SAINT PAMPHILE        12.0   944 AM  12/7 PORT OF ENTRY POE21
   WESTON                12.0   300 PM  12/7 SPOTTER  FOREST SERVICE
   T8 R3                 12.0   300 PM  12/7 SPOTTER  FOREST SERVICE
   OAKFIELD              11.0   410 PM  12/6 SPOTTER  FOREST SERVICE
   CLAYTON LAKE          10.0   944 AM  12/7 COOP CLTM1
   ORIENT                10.0   410 PM  12/6 SPOTTER AR046
   KNOWLES CORNER         9.0   520 PM  12/6 SPOTTER  MFS
   T12 R8                 9.0   300 PM  12/7 SPOTTER  FOREST SERVICE
   ASHLAND                8.0   521 PM  12/6 SPOTTER  MFS
   HOULTON                8.0   238 PM  12/6 SPOTTER
   MASARDIS               8.0   406 PM  12/6 SPOTTER  FOREST SERVICE
   SHERMAN                8.0   855 AM  12/7 SPOTTER AR072
   SMYRNA MILLS           8.0   840 AM  12/7 SPOTTER AR044
   ALLAGASH               6.0   405 PM  12/6 SPOTTER  FOREST SERVICE
   PORTAGE                6.0   300 PM  12/7 SPOTTER  FOREST SERVICE
   ALLAGASH               5.0   700 AM  12/7 COOP ALGM1
   MAPLETON               3.5   300 PM  12/7 SPOTTER  FOREST SERVICE
   PRESQUE ISLE           3.5   700 AM  12/7 SPOTTER AR063
   SAINT AGATHA           3.2   845 AM  12/7 SPOTTER AR073
   SAINT FRANCIS          3.0   943 AM  12/7 POST OFFICE PO313
   CARIBOU WFO            2.8   700 AM  12/7 ASOS KCAR
   ESTCOURT STATION       2.5   943 AM  12/7 SPOTTER AR015
   MADAWASKA              2.5   129 PM  12/6 SPOTTER
   VAN BUREN              1.8  1213 PM  12/7 SPOTTER AR083
   GRAND ISLE             1.3   630 AM  12/6 SPOTTER AR023
   MONTICELLO             1.0   830 AM  12/7 SPOTTER

...HANCOCK COUNTY...
   BIG MOOSE ISLAND       8.0   406 PM  12/6 SPOTTER  FOREST SERVICE
   DEER ISLE              8.0  1212 PM  12/7 SPOTTER HA006
   MARIAVILLE             7.5   936 AM  12/7 SPOTTER HA022
   SEDGWICK RIDGE         7.5   817 AM  12/7 CWOP C6342
   BROOKLIN               7.3   524 PM  12/6 SPOTTER HA017
   ELLSWORTH(E SURRY)     6.7  1200 AM  12/7 COOP ELLM1
   SEDGWICK               6.5   400 PM  12/7 SPOTTER FOREST SERVICE
   SURRY                  6.0   700 AM  12/7 COCORAHS ME-HN-2
   SOUTHWEST HARBOR       5.9   700 AM  12/7 COCORAHS ME-HN-3
   GOULDSBORO             5.5   910 AM  12/7 SPOTTER HA011
   ACADIA NATIONAL PARK   5.0  1017 AM  12/7 COOP ANPM1
   ELLSWORTH              4.7   700 AM  12/7 COCORAHS ME-HN-23
   WALTHAM                4.6   800 AM  12/7 COOP WALM1
   ELLSWORTH              4.0   700 AM  12/7 COCORAHS ME-HN-17
   LAMOINE                4.0   912 AM  12/7 SPOTTER HA014
   A.N.P. SCHOODIC        3.0   803 AM  12/7 SPOTTER HA049

...PENOBSCOT COUNTY...
   LAKEVILLE             16.0   249 PM  12/6 SPOTTER PN026
   LEE                   16.0   400 PM  12/7 SPOTTER FOREST SERVICE
   LINCOLN               15.5   700 AM  12/7 COCORAHS ME-PN-10
   SPRINGFIELD           15.0   917 AM  12/7 DOT DOT17
   MILLINOCKET WWTP      13.0   700 AM  12/7 COOP MWTM1
   MEDFORD               12.0   948 AM  12/7 TOWN OFFICE TO265
   STACYVILLE            12.0   300 PM  12/7 SPOTTER  FOREST SERVICE
   T7 R5                 12.0   300 PM  12/7 SPOTTER  FOREST SERVICE
   MILLINOCKET           10.5   900 AM  12/7 SPOTTER PN060
   PATTEN                10.0   700 AM  12/7 COOP PATM1
   ORONO                  9.3   832 PM  12/6 SPOTTER PN036
   BRADFORD               8.0   946 AM  12/7 SCHOOL SC101
   LAGRANGE               8.0   400 PM  12/7 SPOTTER  FOREST SERVICE
   OLD TOWN               8.0   400 PM  12/7 SPOTTER FOREST SERVICE
   VEAZIE                 7.8   644 PM  12/6 SPOTTER PN040
   ARGYLE TWP             7.0   400 PM  12/7 SPOTTER FOREST SERVICE
   DEXTER                 7.0   949 AM  12/7 POST OFFICE PO096
   DIXMONT                7.0   950 AM  12/7 POST OFFICE PO098
   BRADLEY                6.5   949 AM  12/7 POST OFFICE PO039
   GLENBURN               6.5   300 PM  12/6 SPOTTER PN016
   BANGOR                 5.6   700 AM  12/7 COOP BGRM1 CONTRACT OBS
   CORINNA                5.5   700 AM  12/7 COOP CORM1
   CORINTH                5.5   950 AM  12/7 SPOTTER
   KENDUSKEAG             5.5  1250 PM  12/6 SPOTTER
   BRADFORD               5.0   946 AM  12/7 POST OFFICE PO038
   LEVANT                 5.0   700 AM  12/7 COOP LEVM1

...PISCATAQUIS COUNTY...
   KOKADJO               24.0   948 AM  12/7 SPOTTER PS013
   CHESUNCOOK            20.0   300 PM  12/7 SPOTTER  FOREST SERVICE
   CHAMBERLAIN BRIDGE    17.5   300 PM  12/7 COOP CHAM1
   NORWAY BLUFF          14.0   300 PM  12/7 SPOTTER FOREST SERVICE
   BROWNVILLE JUNCTION   10.5   945 AM  12/7 POST OFFICE PO051
   BARNARD TOWNSHIP       7.0   947 AM  12/7 SPOTTER PS012
   EBEEMEE LAKE           7.0   238 PM  12/6 SPOTTER  FOREST SERVICE
   GREENVILLE JUNCTION    7.0   945 AM  12/7 POST OFFICE PO150
   MILO                   7.0   948 AM  12/7 SCHOOL SC427
   MONSON                 7.0   945 AM  12/7 POST OFFICE PO229
   EAST SANGERVILLE       6.9   700 AM  12/7 COOP ESGM1
   BROWNVILLE             6.5   400 PM  12/7 SPOTTER  FOREST SERVICE
   DOVER-FOXCROFT         6.0   947 AM  12/7 SCHOOL SC200
   GUILFORD               6.0   945 AM  12/7 DOT DOT53
   MILO                   5.6   700 AM  12/7 COOP MLDM1
   DOVER-FOXCROFT         5.5   947 AM  12/7 SPOTTER PS002
   WELLINGTON             5.5  1059 AM  12/7 SPOTTER PS003
   WILLIAMSBURG           5.0  1258 PM  12/6 SPOTTER  FOREST SERVICE
   ABBOT                  4.0   947 AM  12/7 POST OFFICE PO001
   BARNARD                4.0  1258 PM  12/6 SPOTTER  FOREST SERVICE
   GUILFORD               2.0   700 AM  12/7 COOP GULM1

...SOMERSET COUNTY...
   SAINT JUSTE           10.0   944 AM  12/7 PORT OF ENTRY POE20
   SAINT AURELIE          7.0   944 AM  12/7 PORT OF ENTRY POE19
   PALMYRA                4.2   700 AM  12/7 COCORAHS ME-SM-3
   HIGHLAND PLT           2.0   700 AM  12/7 COCORAHS ME-SM-11
   SKOWHEGAN              1.0  1246 PM  12/6 SPOTTER

...WASHINGTON COUNTY...
   TOPSFIELD HUNT RIDGE  16.4   700 AM  12/7 COOP TOPM1
   WOODLAND              15.0   700 AM  12/7 COOP WDLM1
   WESLEY                14.6   600 AM  12/7 COOP WLYM1
   PRINCETON             14.0   445 PM  12/6 SPOTTER WS052
   TOPSFIELD             14.0   855 AM  12/7 DOT DOT19
   CUTLER                12.0   419 PM  12/6 SPOTTER
   WHITING               10.5  1141 AM  12/6 SPOTTER WS038
   BAILEYVILLE           10.0  1138 AM  12/6 SPOTTER WS010
   MARION                10.0  1122 AM  12/6 SPOTTER MARIO FOREST SERVICE
   MACHIAS                9.9   700 AM  12/7 COOP MCHM1
   MACHIAS                9.0   916 AM  12/6 SPOTTER
   PEMBROKE               8.2   902 AM  12/7 SPOTTER WS051
   COLUMBIA FALLS         8.0   914 AM  12/7 SPOTTER WS014
   JONESBORO              7.5   400 PM  12/7 SPOTTER FOREST SERVICE
   HARRINGTON             7.0   521 PM  12/6 SPOTTER WS022
   MACHIASPORT            7.0  1259 PM  12/6 SPOTTER  FOREST SERVICE
   ROBBINSTON             6.1  1200 AM  12/7 COOP ROBM1
   EASTPORT               4.0   907 AM  12/7 SPOTTER
   EASTPORT COOP          4.0   700 AM  12/7 COOP EPTM1
   MILBRIDGE              4.0   308 PM  12/6 SPOTTER WS031
   LUBEC                  0.1   800 AM  12/7 COCORAHS ME-WS-12


          



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