089  
FZUS71 KGYX 171638  
MWSGYX  
 
MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME  
1238 PM EDT TUE JUL 17 2018  
 
ANZ154-171730-  
/O.CON.KGYX.MA.W.0008.000000T0000Z-180717T1730Z/  
1238 PM EDT TUE JUL 17 2018  
   
..A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 130 PM EDT
 
 
FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...  
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE ELIZABETH, ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER, MA OUT 25  
NM...  
 
AT 1238 PM EDT, STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM 7 NM NORTHWEST OF KENNEBUNKPORT TO NEAR WELLS TO NEAR  
YORK TO NEAR PORTSMOUTH, MOVING EAST AT 35 KNOTS.  
 
HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND SMALL HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND  
SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
YORK, WELLS AND KENNEBUNKPORT.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 700 PM EDT FOR  
SOUTHWESTERN MAINE...AND SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE.  
 
LAT...LON 4305 7072 4308 7074 4309 7068 4321 7059  
4328 7060 4335 7054 4335 7046 4340 7044  
4342 7039 4346 7039 4349 7011 4339 7005  
4329 7009 4296 7028 4296 7079  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1638Z 250DEG 37KT 4346 7057 4327 7054 4317 7058 4300  
7070  
 
HAIL...<.75IN  
WIND...>34KTS  
 

 
 
LEGRO  
 
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