Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Portland, ME

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FZUS71 KGYX 230412
MWSGYX

MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
1212 AM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

ANZ154-172-174-230515-
1212 AM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...  COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE
ELIZABETH...ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER...MA OUT   25 NM...   WATERS FROM
CAPE ELIZABETH ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER MA FROM 25 TO 40   NM...
WATERS FROM PORT CLYDE ME TO CAPE ELIZABETH ME FROM 25 TO 40 NM...

AT 1212 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS
LOCATED 21 NM NORTH OF JEFFREYS LEDGE BUOY 44098...MOVING EAST AT 30
KNOTS.

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.

THIS A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL LIKELY PRODUCE WINDS TO AROUND 30
KNOTS...AND COULD POSE A SERIOUS HAZARD FOR BOATERS. A SPECIAL MARINE
WARNING MAY EVENTUALLY BE REQUIRED WHEN THIS STORM REACHES THE
NEARSHORE WATERS. BOATERS SHOULD CONSIDER HEADING FOR SHORE BEFORE
THE STORM ARRIVES.

&&

LAT...LON 4343 7000 4328 6974 4321 6918 4312 6937
      4307 6953 4292 6970 4282 7056

$$

ARNOTT



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