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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
749 AM CDT THU SEP 3 2015

GMZ532-534-536-538-550-552-555-557-570-572-575-577-031445-
749 AM CDT THU SEP 3 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE COASTAL WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  BRETON SOUND...
  CHANDELEUR SOUND...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
  MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER LA
  OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
  MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MISSISSIPPI TO STAKE ISLAND
  LOUISIANA OUT 20 TO 60 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MISSISSIPPI TO STAKE ISLAND OUT 20
  NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA
  RIVER LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO
  PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA FROM 20 TO 60 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO
  PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA OUT 20 NM...
  LAKE BORGNE...
  MISSISSIPPI SOUND...

AT 745 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED NUMEROUS MODERATE TO STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED 37 NM SOUTH OF TERREBONNE BAY...AND 15 TO
60 NM EAST OF THE MOUTH OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 2853 8812 2810 8863 2814 9119 2920 9105
      2931 9051 2934 9053 2918 8913 2922 8912
      2920 8927 2961 8974 2961 8973 2976 8927
      3002 8945 3003 8943 3000 8986 3002 8984
      3025 8942 3020 8844 2917 8795

$$


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