Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Portland, ME

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
608 PM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAY MAINE HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN SOMERSET COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL MAINE...
  NORTHEASTERN KENNEBEC COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MAINE...
  NORTHWESTERN WALDO COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MAINE...

* UNTIL 700 PM EDT

* AT 608 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS
  OF 60 MPH. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED OVER CLINTON...OR 7 MILES
  NORTHEAST OF FAIRFIELD...AND MOVING SOUTH AT 15 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  NORTHEASTERN WATERVILLE...SOUTHEASTERN FAIRFIELD...PITTSFIELD...
  CHINA...CLINTON...LIBERTY...PALERMO...UNITY...BENTON...ALBION...
  BURNHAM...FREEDOM...WINSLOW...MONTVILLE AND VASSALBORO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE DAMAGING WINDS...DESTRUCTIVE HAIL...
DEADLY LIGHTNING AND VERY HEAVY RAIN. FOR YOUR PROTECTION...MOVE TO
AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS. HEAVY
RAINS FLOOD ROADS QUICKLY SO DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER
COVERS THE ROAD.

DOPPLER RADAR HAS INDICATED SOME WEAK ROTATION WITHIN THIS STORM.
ALTHOUGH A TORNADO IS NOT IMMEDIATELY LIKELY...IF ONE IS SPOTTED...
ACT QUICKLY AND MOVE TO A PLACE OF SAFETY IN A STURDY STRUCTURE...
SUCH AS A BASEMENT OR SMALL INTERIOR ROOM.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 4470 6962 4474 6938 4440 6928 4436 6962
TIME...MOT...LOC 2208Z 346DEG 14KT 4465 6948

$$
MLE


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