Maine Snow Information and Forecasts

2002 - 2003 Season
Snow History
Snow Pack
General Snow Info
Big Snowstorms

Caribou Maine averages 116 inches of snowfall each year. Many have found ways to take advantage of this snow, by taking up winter activities such as snowmobiling, skiing, ice skating. To help both Aroostook natives and visitors alike, the National Weather Service in Caribou has designed this page to highlight useful weather service products for snow enthusiasts.

Or, for the latest on an event in progress try the Public Information Statement.

Read the National Heavy Snow Discussion (this can be pretty technical)

The National Heavy Snow Forecast for:

6 - 18 hours
18 - 30 hours

In the Mountains: Recreational Forecast for the Northern White Mountains

Latest Now-12 Hr and 12-24 Hr Snowfall Forecasts

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Southern Oxford Northern Somerset Northern Piscataquis Northern Penobscot Southeast Aroostook Central Somerset Northern Franklin Central Penobscot Northern Oxford Interior Hancock Southern Penobscot Southern Franklin Interior Waldo Androscoggin Coastal Washington Coastal Waldo Coastal Waldo Knox Coastal Hancock Coastal Hancock Coastal Hancock Sagadahoc Lincoln Kennebec Interior Cumberland Northern Carroll Northern Grafton Southern Coos Northern Coos Orleans Caledonia Essex Southern Piscataquis Central Piscataquis Southern Somerset Central Washington Northern Washington Northeast Aroostook Northwest Aroostook click here for the latest warning information.  Click on the map for a forecast. pan south to Southern Maine pan southwest to Northern Vermont and New York zoom out Coastal waters from Stonington (Deer Isle) ME to Merrimack River MA out 25 nm Coastal waters from Stonington (Deer Isle) ME to Merrimack River MA out 25 nm Coastal waters from Eastport ME to Stonington (Deer Isle) ME out 25 nm Coastal waters from Eastport ME to Stonington (Deer Isle) ME out 25 nm Waters from Eastport ME to Stonington (Deer Isle) ME from 25 nm to the Hague Line, but not to exceed 40 nm Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line

Experimental Graphical Forecast

Storm Summary Statements

2002-2003 Season

Past Season Archives

Snow Climatology

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Take the Caribou Winter Weather Quiz

Caribou's Snow Records

Shows seasonal average snowfall totals, ranging from 140 inches in 
   Northwestern Maine, to around 70 inches along the coast

Current Snow Pack

General Information

Record Setting Snowstorms

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