Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Portland, ME

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
526 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAY MAINE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CASCO BAY...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE ELIZABETH, ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER, MA OUT
  25 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT CLYDE, ME TO CAPE ELIZABETH, ME OUT 25
  NM...

* UNTIL 630 PM EDT

* AT 526 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND LARGE HAIL...
  LOCATED OVER PORTLAND...MOVING EAST AT 35 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  HARPSWELL...CAPE ELIZABETH...CHEBEAGUE ISLAND...PORTLAND...BOOTHBAY
  AND FREEPORT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 4380 7018 4390 6987 4370 6985 4371 6984
      4374 6978 4374 6980 4396 6982 4375 6976
      4376 6975 4401 6964 4379 6966 4386 6959
      4381 6960 4382 6959 4403 6954 4347 6948
      4348 7038
TIME...MOT...LOC 2126Z 263DEG 33KT 4367 7030

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