Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1103 PM CDT WED JUL 26 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CHANDELEUR SOUND...
  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...
  MISSISSIPPI SOUND...

* UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT

* AT 1102 PM CDT...A GUST FRONT WAS LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING
  FROM 14 NM NORTH OF GRAND BAY TO NEAR MISSISSIPPI SOUND EAST OF
  PASCAGOULA TO 8 NM SOUTHWEST OF FAREWELL BUOY...MOVING SOUTHWEST
  AT 20 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...EXPECT WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 34 KNOTS AND SUDDENLY
           HIGHER WAVES. BOATS COULD SUSTAIN DAMAGE OR CAPSIZE. MAKE
           SURE ALL ON BOARD ARE WEARING LIFE JACKETS. RETURN TO
           SAFE HARBOR IF POSSIBLE.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  HORN ISLAND AND PASCAGOULA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

LAT...LON 3039 8878 3038 8877 3038 8881 3034 8873
      3037 8859 3035 8858 3034 8851 3032 8848
      3036 8845 3035 8840 2988 8831 2982 8828
      2963 8843 3006 8883 3037 8885 3037 8882
      3038 8885 3043 8885
TIME...MOT...LOC 0402Z 053DEG 19KT 3072 8838 3036 8838 3007 8821

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...40KTS

$$



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