Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
600 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

GMZ530-532-534-536-538-550-552-555-557-570-572-575-577-211345-
600 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

A MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  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...
  LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS...
  MISSISSIPPI SOUND...

AT 552 AM CST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE NORTHERN GULF. WINGS AHEAD OF AND
ALONG THIS LINE ARE SUSTAINED AT 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35
KNOTS. THESE CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH 8 AM UNTIL THIS LINE
OF THUNDERSTORMS PASSES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 35 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS LINE OF STORMS PASSES.

&&

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 700 AM CST FOR SOUTHEASTERN
LOUISIANA...SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI...AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

LAT...LON 2809 9128 2933 9113 2923 9114 2918 8913
      2961 8974 2961 8973 3003 8943 3003 8939
      3005 8942 2998 8985 3000 8986 3001 8985
      3015 8963 3016 8972 3007 9039 3036 8841
      2912 8795 2822 8839

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