249  
WHUS51 KCAR 160655  
SMWCAR  
ANZ050>052-070-071-160745-  
/O.NEW.KCAR.MA.W.0004.180816T0655Z-180816T0745Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME  
255 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CARIBOU MAINE HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...  
COASTAL WATERS FROM EASTPORT, ME TO SCHOODIC POINT, ME OUT 25 NM...  
COASTAL WATERS FROM SCHOODIC POINT, ME TO STONINGTON, ME OUT 25  
NM...  
INTRA COASTAL WATERS FROM SCHOODIC POINT, ME TO STONINGTON, ME...  
WATERS FROM EASTPORT ME TO SCHOODIC POINT, ME FROM 25 TO 40 NM...  
WATERS FROM SCHOODIC POINT, ME TO STONINGTON ME FROM 25 TO 40 NM...  
 
* UNTIL 345 AM EDT.  
 
* AT 254 AM EDT, A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER GREAT DUCK  
ISLAND LIGHT, MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 30 KNOTS.  
 
HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS AND SMALL HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR.  
 
IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND  
SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
GREAT DUCK ISLAND LIGHT.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE  
EXPECTED.  
 
FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE  
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE, KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED  
METAL OBJECTS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4411 6833 4422 6824 4399 6766 4386 6797  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0654Z 302DEG 29KT 4411 6821  
 
HAIL...<.75IN  
WIND...40KTS  
 

 
 
WALKER  
 
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