Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Special Marine Warning
National Weather Service Caribou ME
612 PM EDT Sat Jun 19 2021

The National Weather Service in Caribou Maine has issued a

* Special Marine Warning for...
  Coastal Waters from Eastport, ME to Schoodic Point, ME out 25 NM...
  Coastal Waters from Schoodic Point, ME to Stonington, ME out 25
  NM...
  Intra Coastal Waters from Schoodic Point, ME to Stonington, ME...

* Until 715 PM EDT.

* At 610 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Baker Island
  Light, or near Great Duck Island Light, moving east at 35 knots.

  HAZARD...Wind gusts to nearly 50 knots and large hail.

  SOURCE...Radar.

  IMPACT...Small craft could be damaged in briefly higher winds and
           suddenly higher waves. Large hail could result in
           structural damage.

* Locations impacted include...
  Baker Island Light, Great Duck Island Light, Southwest Harbor and
  Bass Harbor Light.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Move to safe harbor until hazardous weather 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 4431 6835 4429 6757 4406 6765 4407 6836
TIME...MOT...LOC 2210Z 272DEG 28KT 4422 6824

HAIL...>.75IN
WIND...49KTS

$$

Norcross


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