Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Portland, ME

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
338 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

ANZ152-153-232030-
338 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM APPROACHING THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  CASCO BAY...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT CLYDE...ME TO CAPE ELIZABETH...ME OUT 25
  NM...

AT 337 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG
THUNDERSTORM...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS AND
SMALL HAIL. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR FREEPORT...OR 13 NM
NORTHEAST OF PORTLAND...MOVING EAST AT 15 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HARPSWELL...CHEBEAGUE ISLAND AND FREEPORT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 4380 7015 4387 6995 4375 7003 4375 7001
      4390 6987 4370 6985 4371 6984 4375 6978
      4375 6980 4395 6981 4390 6976 4391 6975
      4368 6977 4372 7000 4374 6999 4373 7011
      4376 7010 4374 7015

$$


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