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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
832 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

MEZ007-012-NHZ002-004-290100-
NORTHERN OXFORD ME-SOUTHERN OXFORD ME-SOUTHERN COOS NH-
NORTHERN CARROLL NH-
832 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAY MAINE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR...
  NORTHERN OXFORD COUNTY IN MAINE
  SOUTHERN OXFORD COUNTY IN MAINE
  SOUTHERN COOS COUNTY IN NEW HAMPSHIRE
  NORTHERN CARROLL COUNTY IN NEW HAMPSHIRE

* UNTIL 900 PM EDT

* AT 832 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
  STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 10 MILES NORTHWEST
  OF BETHEL TO NEAR PINKHAM NOTCH...MOVING TO THE EAST AT 35 MPH.

* PEA SIZE HAIL AND STRONG WIND GUSTS OF 45 TO 55 MPH ARE EXPECTED
  WITH THESE STORMS. VERY HEAVY RAIN IS FALLING...AND WILL CAUSE
  WATER TO POND ON ROADWAYS AND QUICKLY FILL ROADSIDE DITCHES AND
  SMALL STREAMS. EXPECT FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING WITH THIS
  LINE OF STORMS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  BETHEL...
  LOCKE MILLS...
  HANOVER...
  MILTON...
  AND NEWRY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT STAY IN THE OPEN OR SHELTER UNDER TREES WHEN LIGHTNING
THREATENS. SEEK SHELTER INSIDE A STURDY BUILDING OR IN A VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 4454 7049 4423 7086 4428 7129 4457 7099
TIME...MOT...LOC 0030Z 282DEG 32KT 4450 7097 4431 7120

$$

MARINE



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