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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
347 PM EDT WED AUG 26 2015
 
MEZ020-021-262030-
ANDROSCOGGIN ME-KENNEBEC ME-
347 PM EDT WED AUG 26 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAY MAINE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR...
  ANDROSCOGGIN COUNTY IN MAINE
  KENNEBEC COUNTY IN MAINE

* UNTIL 430 PM EDT

* AT 347 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
  A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR TURNER...MOVING TO THE NORTHEAST AT 20
  MPH.

* WIND GUSTS OF 35 TO 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM. 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 STORM.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  LEEDS...
  MOUNT VERNON...
  FAYETTE...
  WAYNE...
  AND VIENNA. 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PROLONGED HEAVY RAINFALL MAY CAUSE WATER TO FLOW OVER THE ROADWAY. DO
NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE WHERE THE ROAD HAS BECOME FLOODED.

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 6986 4422 7018 4427 7025 4449 7011
      4449 7004 4450 7004 4451 7003 4453 7007
      4456 7005 4457 7004
TIME...MOT...LOC 1946Z 222DEG 19KT 4430 7016 

$$

MARINE



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