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Kennebec County Emergency Management Agency
Friday June 8th, 2012 :: 04:25 p.m. EDT

Advisory

SEVERE THUNDER STORM WARNING FOR WESTERN KENNEBEC COUNTY

SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
409 PM EDT FRI JUN 8 2012

MEC001-007-011-017-082045-
/O.CON.KGYX.SV.W.0013.000000T0000Z-120608T2045Z/
ANDROSCOGGIN ME-KENNEBEC ME-OXFORD ME-FRANKLIN ME-
409 PM EDT FRI JUN 8 2012

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 445 PM EDT
FOR SOUTHEASTERN FRANKLIN...EXTREME EAST CENTRAL OXFORD...WEST
CENTRAL KENNEBEC AND NORTH CENTRAL ANDROSCOGGIN COUNTIES...

AT 405 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE
HAIL...AND DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THIS STORM WAS
LOCATED NEAR LIVERMORE FALLS...OR 13 MILES SOUTH OF FARMINGTON...
MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
VIENNA...MOUNT VERNON...FAYETTE...WAYNE AND READFIELD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS IS A DANGEROUS STORM. IF YOU ARE IN ITS PATH...PREPARE
IMMEDIATELY FOR DAMAGING WINDS...DESTRUCTIVE HAIL...AND DEADLY CLOUD
TO GROUND LIGHTNING. PEOPLE OUTSIDE SHOULD MOVE TO A SHELTER...
PREFERABLY INSIDE A STRONG BUILDING BUT AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

PLEASE REPORT HAIL OR STRONG WINDS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BY
CALLING TOLL FREE...1-877-633-6772...WHEN YOU CAN DO SO SAFELY.

Address/Location
Kennebec County Emergency Management Agency
125 State St
Augusta, ME 04330

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 207-623-8407

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