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
444 AM CDT MON AUG 25 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  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

* UNTIL 645 AM CDT

* AT 441 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS 34 KNOTS OR
  GREATER FROM COASTAL WATERS FROM 32 NM SOUTHWEST OF SOUTHWEST PASS
  OF MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO 56 NM SOUTHWEST OF SOUTHWEST PASS OF
  MISSISSIPPI RIVER...MOVING WEST AT 15 KNOTS.

* THESE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT THE COASTAL WATERS
GENERALLY BEYOND 30NM FROM SHORE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 2821 9073 2843 9043 2867 8966 2845 8997
      2810 8982 2805 8998 2808 9005 2806 9012
      2804 9033 2805 9058 2804 9065
TIME...MOT...LOC 0943Z 071DEG 13KT 2858 8984 2842 9007
          2815 8995

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