Special Weather Statement - 08/18/18 5:30 p.m.

Strong thunderstorm approaching

The National Weather Service has issued the following Special Weather Statement:

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM...

At 527 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over
Wareham, moving east at 25 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph and minor steet flooding will accompany
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Plymouth, Marion, Wareham, Sandwich and Bourne.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Get indoors when this storm approaches. Winds may be strong enough to
produce minor damage, such as a few downed branches.

Do not drive through flooded roads or underpasses. Avoid low lying
areas near small streams.

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LAT...LON 4169 7069 4171 7068 4172 7070 4169 7070
4169 7072 4180 7073 4186 7052 4182 7052
4178 7047 4174 7034
TIME...MOT...LOC 2127Z 258DEG 22KT 4175 7069


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