Weather

  • Beach Hazard Statement

    Hancock County, Maine

    Start: August 19 at 8:08 AM EST

    Details

    End: August 19 at 8:08 PM EST

    MEZ029-030-190900- /O.NEW.KCAR.BH.S.0031.180819T1200Z-180820T0000Z/ Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington- Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport, Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield 245 PM EDT Sat Aug 18 2018 ...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING... The National Weather Service in Caribou has issued a Beach Hazards Statement, which is in effect from Sunday morning through Sunday evening. * Location...Acadia National Park...Schoodic Point...Lamoine State Park...Castine...Roque Bluffs State Park...Quoddy Head State Park. * Beach Hazard...The warm air temperatures in the upper 60s and low 70s may cause people to underestimate the dangers of the cold water temperatures which are currently only in the mid 50s. * Timing...Sunday. * Impacts...Anyone on boats or paddlecraft should use caution and be prepared for immersion. Dress for water temperatures and know how to perform rescues. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Beach Hazards Statement is issued on days when a significant number of boats and paddlecraft are expected to be out on the water and when warm air temperatures may cause people to underestimate the danger of the cold water. Paddle smart from the start. Always wear your lifejacket. Be aware of wind conditions, tides and localized currents. && $$
  • Beach Hazard Statement

    Washington County, Maine

    Start: August 19 at 8:08 AM EST

    Details

    End: August 19 at 8:08 PM EST

    MEZ029-030-190900- /O.NEW.KCAR.BH.S.0031.180819T1200Z-180820T0000Z/ Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington- Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport, Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield 245 PM EDT Sat Aug 18 2018 ...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING... The National Weather Service in Caribou has issued a Beach Hazards Statement, which is in effect from Sunday morning through Sunday evening. * Location...Acadia National Park...Schoodic Point...Lamoine State Park...Castine...Roque Bluffs State Park...Quoddy Head State Park. * Beach Hazard...The warm air temperatures in the upper 60s and low 70s may cause people to underestimate the dangers of the cold water temperatures which are currently only in the mid 50s. * Timing...Sunday. * Impacts...Anyone on boats or paddlecraft should use caution and be prepared for immersion. Dress for water temperatures and know how to perform rescues. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Beach Hazards Statement is issued on days when a significant number of boats and paddlecraft are expected to be out on the water and when warm air temperatures may cause people to underestimate the danger of the cold water. Paddle smart from the start. Always wear your lifejacket. Be aware of wind conditions, tides and localized currents. && $$