141  
WHUS51 KCAR 091823  
SMWCAR  
ANZ052-091930-  
/O.NEW.KCAR.MA.W.0002.180809T1823Z-180809T1930Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME  
223 PM EDT THU AUG 9 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CARIBOU MAINE HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...  
INTRA COASTAL WATERS FROM SCHOODIC POINT, ME TO STONINGTON, ME...  
 
* UNTIL 330 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 222 PM EDT, STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM 11 NM NORTHEAST OF ISLESBORO TO ROCKPORT, MOVING  
EAST AT 15 KNOTS.  
 
HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR.  
 
IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND  
SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
STONINGTON AND ISLE AU HAUT.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE  
EXPECTED.  
 
FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF CAUGHT ON THE  
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE, KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED  
METAL OBJECTS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4350 6866 4415 6867 4416 6864 4402 6860  
4451 6814 4454 6858 4445 6867 4513 6869  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1822Z 281DEG 15KT 4448 6878 4417 6908  
 
HAIL...0.00IN  
WIND...>34KTS  
 

 
 
FARRAR  
 
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