The Bangor area is bracing for the next nor'easter.

The next winter storm expected to dump 13 inches of snow on the Bangor area. Coastal communities will see slightly lesser amounts of snowfall, raging from 8-11 Inches. The powerful nor'easter has prompted the National Weather Service to issue a winter storm warning for most of the state.

The nor'easter is expected to roll into the Bangor area Wednesday afternoon. The snow will continue through Thursday, before tapering off Friday morning.