Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Portland, ME

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MEC013-027-012145-
/O.NEW.KGYX.SV.W.0100.150801T2038Z-150801T2145Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
438 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAY MAINE HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN KNOX COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MAINE...
  EASTERN WALDO COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MAINE...

* UNTIL 545 PM EDT

* AT 437 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THIS STORM
  WAS LOCATED NEAR ISLESBORO...OR NEAR BELFAST...AND MOVING EAST AT
  40 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  BELFAST...CAMDEN...LINCOLNVILLE...SEARSPORT...THORNDIKE...CAMDEN
  HILLS STATE PARK...ROCKPORT...STOCKTON SPRINGS...ISLESBORO...
  WINTERPORT...PROSPECT...WARREN ISLAND STATE PARK...KNOX...HOPE...
  FRANKFORT...BROOKS...JACKSON...SWAN LAKE STATE PARK...NORTHPORT AND
  SWANVILLE.

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.

THIS STORM HAS A HISTORY OF PRODUCING WIND DAMAGE. THIS IS A VERY
DANGEROUS SITUATION. SEEK SHELTER NOW INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE AND
STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

WIND DAMAGE WITH THIS STORM WILL OCCUR WELL AHEAD OF ANY RAIN OR
LIGHTNING. DO NOT WAIT FOR THE SOUND OF THUNDER BEFORE TAKING COVER.
SEEK SHELTER IMMEDIATELY INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY FROM
WINDOWS.

&&

LAT...LON 4427 6890 4427 6891 4419 6881 4427 6893
      4421 6906 4418 6906 4408 6860 4415 6912
      4457 6924 4468 6882 4447 6881 4439 6900
      4439 6888 4426 6888 4410 6857
TIME...MOT...LOC 2037Z 255DEG 34KT 4437 6893

$$

LEGRO



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