170  
WUUS51 KCAR 050057  
SVRCAR  
MEC003-050130-  
/O.NEW.KCAR.SV.W.0040.171005T0057Z-171005T0130Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME  
857 PM EDT WED OCT 4 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CARIBOU MAINE HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
NORTHEASTERN AROOSTOOK COUNTY IN NORTHERN MAINE...  
 
* UNTIL 930 PM EDT  
 
* AT 857 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR FISH RIVER  
LAKE, OR 10 MILES SOUTH OF EAGLE LAKE, MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...EXPECT DOWNED TREES AND POWER LINES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
PRESQUE ISLE, CARIBOU, FORT FAIRFIELD, LIMESTONE, EAGLE LAKE,  
PORTAGE, DEBOULLIE MOUNTAIN, WASHBURN, WOODLAND, PORTAGE LAKE,  
MADAWASKA LAKE, FISH RIVER LAKE, LORING, NEW SWEDEN, CONNOR,  
PERHAM, CASWELL, WADE, STOCKHOLM AND WINTERVILLE.  
 
THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...  
US HIGHWAY 1 NEAR CARIBOU.  
STATE HIGHWAY 11 BETWEEN PORTAGE AND WINTERVILLE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A  
BUILDING.  
 
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM, AND MAY LEAD TO  
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4710 6788 4676 6783 4675 6896 4699 6898  
4711 6789  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0057Z 258DEG 56KT 4689 6866  
 
HAIL...<.75IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
HEWITT  
 
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