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
159 AM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS...

* UNTIL 230 AM CDT

* AT 158 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS AND WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...
  LOCATED NEAR LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN/LAKE MAUREPAS...MOVING NORTHEAST
  AT 25 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  THE MID POINT OF THE CAUSEWAY BRIDGE...LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN/LAKE
  MAUREPAS AND EDEN ISLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3030 8999 3026 8998 3025 8993 3026 8989
      3025 8987 3023 8985 3021 8981 3016 8985
      3015 8987 3014 8987 3014 8989 3007 8995
      3004 9002 3005 9003 3004 9003 3012 9016
      3036 9009
TIME...MOT...LOC 0658Z 208DEG 23KT 3013 9003

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