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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
802 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

MEZ007-NHZ002-290030-
NORTHERN OXFORD ME-SOUTHERN COOS NH-
802 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAY MAINE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR...
  NORTHERN OXFORD COUNTY IN MAINE
  SOUTHERN COOS COUNTY IN NEW HAMPSHIRE

* UNTIL 830 PM EDT

* AT 802 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
  STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 13 MILES SOUTHEAST
  OF STRATFORD TO 7 MILES SOUTH OF LANCASTER...MOVING TO THE EAST AT
  30 MPH.

* PENNY SIZE HAIL AND STRONG WIND GUSTS OF 45 TO 55 MPH ARE EXPECTED
  WITH THESE STORMS. VERY HEAVY RAIN IS FALLING...AND WILL CAUSE
  WATER TO POND ON ROADWAYS AND QUICKLY FILL ROADSIDE DITCHES AND
  SMALL STREAMS. EXPECT FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING WITH THIS
  LINE OF STORMS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  MOUNT WASHINGTON...
  MILAN...
  YORK POND...
  BERLIN...
  AND RANDOLPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT STAY IN THE OPEN OR SHELTER UNDER TREES WHEN LIGHTNING
THREATENS. SEEK SHELTER INSIDE A STURDY BUILDING OR IN A VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 4453 7101 4422 7129 4438 7160 4462 7133
TIME...MOT...LOC 0000Z 290DEG 27KT 4455 7133 4437 7155

$$

MARINE



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