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
612 PM CDT FRI AUG 18 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 OUT 20
  NM...
  MISSISSIPPI SOUND...

* UNTIL 645 PM CDT

* AT 612 PM CDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR MISSISSIPPI
  SOUND...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 20 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  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...
  SHIP ISLAND AND MISSISSIPPI SOUND.

LAT...LON 3042 8883 3042 8885 3039 8879 3038 8878
      3038 8881 3035 8875 3021 8863 3008 8890
      3038 8904 3039 8887 3040 8886 3042 8890
      3041 8899 3042 8901 3043 8899 3042 8895
      3043 8885
TIME...MOT...LOC 2312Z 331DEG 21KT 3039 8892

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

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