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Dangerous Winter Storm On Its Way: Stay Put and Stay Safe
December 26, 2010
AUGUSTA, MAINE – The National Weather Service has posted Blizzard and Winter Storm Warnings for all of Maine. Coastal flooding is also possible later tonight for Portland and the southwest coast. The storm is expected to intensify overnight, and dangerous conditions will continue into Monday late afternoon and evening.
The Maine Emergency Management Agency joins the NWS Gray and Caribou Forecast Offices in urging all Mainers and visitors to stay off the roads, pay close attention to weather warnings, and stay safe.
Special Safety message about Carbon Monoxide Poisoning:
Warning signs of CO poisoning are flu symptoms like headache, nausea, vomiting, dizziness, drowsiness, and confusion, but without a fever.
If you or anyone in the home thinks you are being poisoned by carbon monoxide:
For more information on storm safety and preparedness, visit http://www.maineprepares.com
Last update: 07/20/10
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