Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Caribou ME
841 PM EDT TUE AUG 15 2017

The National Weather Service in Caribou Maine has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  Northeastern Piscataquis County in north central Maine...
  East central Aroostook County in northern Maine...
  North central Penobscot County in east central Maine...

* Until 930 PM EDT

* At 841 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Nashville
  Plantation, or 8 miles southwest of Portage, moving northeast at 40
  mph.

  HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated.

  IMPACT...Expect damage to trees and power lines.

* Locations impacted include...
  Presque Isle, Caribou, Portage, Mapleton, Washburn, Mars Hill,
  Ashland, Woodland, Portage Lake, Masardis, Oxbow, Russel Crossing,
  Big Machias Lake, Moosehorn Crossing, Scopan, Nashville Plantation,
  Blaine, New Sweden, Westfield and Chapman.

This includes the following highways...
 US Highway 1 Blaine and near Presque Isle.
 State Highway 11 between Masardis and Portage.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

&&

LAT...LON 4617 6885 4675 6883 4701 6810 4648 6786
TIME...MOT...LOC 0041Z 241DEG 35KT 4665 6858

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

Walker



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