Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Portland, ME

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WUUS51 KGYX 232245
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MEC005-031-232330-
/O.NEW.KGYX.SV.W.0038.150623T2245Z-150623T2330Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
645 PM EDT TUE JUN 23 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAY MAINE HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  NORTHERN YORK COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN MAINE...
  SOUTHWESTERN CUMBERLAND COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN MAINE...

* UNTIL 730 PM EDT

* AT 645 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THIS STORM
  WAS LOCATED NEAR WATERBORO...OR 7 MILES NORTH OF ALFRED...AND
  MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  PORTLAND...SOUTH PORTLAND...BIDDEFORD...SOUTHWESTERN WESTBROOK...
  ALFRED...SACO...GORHAM...KENNEBUNK...CAPE ELIZABETH...BUXTON...
  HOLLIS...KENNEBUNKPORT...CORNISH...OLD ORCHARD BEACH...WATERBORO...
  SCARBOROUGH...LYMAN...ARUNDEL...SOUTHERN LIMINGTON AND LIMERICK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE AREA. ALTHOUGH A TORNADO IS
NOT IMMEDIATELY LIKELY...IF ONE IS SPOTTED...ACT QUICKLY AND MOVE TO
A PLACE OF SAFETY IN A STURDY STRUCTURE...SUCH AS A BASEMENT OR SMALL
INTERIOR ROOM.

DOPPLER RADAR HAS INDICATED SOME WEAK ROTATION WITHIN THIS STORM.
ALTHOUGH A TORNADO IS NOT IMMEDIATELY LIKELY...IF ONE IS SPOTTED...
ACT QUICKLY AND MOVE TO A PLACE OF SAFETY IN A STURDY STRUCTURE...
SUCH AS A BASEMENT OR SMALL INTERIOR ROOM.

&&

LAT...LON 4360 7094 4373 7085 4364 7022 4359 7021
      4356 7022 4355 7024 4354 7023 4356 7028
      4355 7033 4353 7036 4350 7039 4344 7037
      4345 7034 4344 7036 4340 7040 4339 7043
      4336 7042 4335 7045
TIME...MOT...LOC 2245Z 290DEG 31KT 4358 7074

$$

LEGRO


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