963  
WHUS51 KGYX 171728  
SMWGYX  
ANZ152-154-172-174-171900-  
/O.NEW.KGYX.MA.W.0010.180717T1728Z-180717T1900Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME  
128 PM EDT TUE JUL 17 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAY MAINE HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...  
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE ELIZABETH, ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER, MA OUT  
25 NM...  
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT CLYDE, ME TO CAPE ELIZABETH, ME OUT 25  
NM...  
WATERS FROM CAPE ELIZABETH ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER MA FROM 25 TO 40  
NM...  
WATERS FROM PORT CLYDE ME TO CAPE ELIZABETH ME FROM 25 TO 40 NM...  
 
* UNTIL 300 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 127 PM EDT, STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM NEAR CAPE ELIZABETH TO 19 NM SOUTHEAST OF OLD  
ORCHARD BEACH TO 9 NM NORTH OF JEFFREYS LEDGE BUOY 44098, MOVING  
NORTHEAST AT 35 KNOTS.  
 
HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR.  
 
IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND  
SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.  
 
* STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
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 4331 7017 4350 7029 4374 6937 4374 6918  
4329 6895 4307 6953 4291 6970 4285 7035  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1727Z 244DEG 37KT 4355 7008 4335 7000 4296 7024  
 
HAIL...0.00IN  
WIND...>34KTS  
 

 
 
LEGRO  
 
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