Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
106 PM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

MEZ010-031-281730-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-
106 PM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT SOUTHEASTERN PISCATAQUIS
COUNTY...

AT 104 PM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS LOCATED NEAR WHITE CAP
MOUNTAIN...OR 11 MILES NORTHWEST OF BROWNVILLE JUNCTION. THESE
STORMS ARE MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH AND DIME SIZE HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BROWNVILLE JUNCTION...WHITE CAP MOUNTAIN...EBEEMEE...FRENCHTOWN...
ELLIOTTSVILLE...BROWNVILLE...WILLIMANTIC...BEAVER COVE...BOWERBANK...
KATAHDIN IRON WORKS...EBEEMEE LAKE...WILLIAMSBURG...
ONAWA AND BARNARD.

THIS INCLUDES STATE HIGHWAY 11 NEAR BROWNVILLE JUNCTION.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IN ADDITION TO HEAVY RAINFALL IS
OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A
THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

PERSONS IN CAMPGROUNDS SHOULD CONSIDER SEEKING STURDY SHELTER UNTIL
THIS STORM PASSES.

LAT...LON 4563 6898 4534 6899 4534 6940 4563 6940
TIME...MOT...LOC 1704Z 180DEG 0KT 4549 6920

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NOUHAN



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