Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Portland, ME

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
503 PM EDT TUE JUL 15 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAY MAINE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE ELIZABETH, ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER, MA OUT
  25 NM...
  SOUTHWESTERN COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT CLYDE, ME TO CAPE ELIZABETH,
  ME OUT 25 NM...
  SOUTHWESTERN WATERS FROM STONINGTON ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER MA FROM
  25 TO 40 NM...

* UNTIL 600 PM EDT

* AT 501 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  THUNDERSTORM...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER OVER RYE
  BEACH...OR ABOUT 7 NM SOUTHWEST OF PORTSMOUTH HARBOR...MOVING
  NORTHEAST AT 50 KNOTS.

* SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO RYE
  BEACH...CAPE NEDDICK AND CAPE ARUNDEL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THUNDERSTORMS MOVE OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WIND
AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE UNTIL THE
STORM PASSES.

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THIS STORM PASSES.

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 4282 7086 4283 7081 4289 7082 4293 7080
      4305 7070 4308 7072 4309 7069 4307 7069
      4308 7067 4322 7058 4326 7060 4331 7057
      4335 7051 4335 7045 4344 7037 4348 7038
      4339 6968 4287 7009 4280 7085
TIME...MOT...LOC 2103Z 243DEG 39KT 4299 7077

$$

LEGRO





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