Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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000 WHUS51 KCAR 131857 SMWCAR ANZ050-052-131945- /O.NEW.KCAR.MA.W.0002.170813T1857Z-170813T1945Z/ BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SPECIAL MARINE WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME 257 PM EDT SUN AUG 13 2017 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CARIBOU MAINE HAS ISSUED A * SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR... COASTAL WATERS FROM EASTPORT...ME TO SCHOODIC POINT...ME OUT 25 NM... INTRA COASTAL WATERS FROM SCHOODIC POINT...ME TO STONINGTON...ME... * UNTIL 345 PM EDT * AT 256 PM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM MACHIAS TO PROSPECT HARBOR...MOVING EAST AT 20 KNOTS. HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND SMALL HAIL. SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED. IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES. * LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... LIBBY ISLAND LIGHT...WINTER HARBOR...JONESPORT...SOUTH TRESCOT... MOOSE PEAK LIGHT...PROSPECT HARBOR...CUTLER AND MACHIAS. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES. && LAT...LON 4430 6765 4437 6816 4470 6761 4471 6746 4477 6740 4478 6727 4479 6727 4481 6691 4479 6689 TIME...MOT...LOC 1856Z 272DEG 22KT 4474 6746 4442 6800 HAIL...<.75IN WIND...>34KTS $$ DUMONT

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