Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
355 AM CDT SAT JUL 22 2017

GMZ536-557-220904-
/O.CAN.KLIX.MA.W.0285.000000T0000Z-170722T0915Z/
355 AM CDT SAT JUL 22 2017

...THE SPECIAL MARINE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE AFFECTED AREAS WERE...
CHANDELEUR SOUND...
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MISSISSIPPI TO STAKE ISLAND OUT 20
NM...

THE THUNDERSTORM HAS MOVED OUT OF THE WARNED AREA AND NO LONGER
POSES A SIGNIFICANT THREAT TO BOATERS.

LAT...LON 3024 8879 3022 8897 3025 8901 3038 8903
      3039 8897 3040 8886 3042 8889 3042 8894
      3041 8899 3042 8900 3043 8900 3043 8899
      3042 8895 3043 8885 3038 8877 3038 8881
      3035 8875
TIME...MOT...LOC 0854Z 190DEG 14KT 3034 8888

$$

GMZ532-220915-
/O.CON.KLIX.MA.W.0285.000000T0000Z-170722T0915Z/
355 AM CDT SAT JUL 22 2017

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 415 AM CDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
MISSISSIPPI SOUND...

AT 354 AM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
WATERSPOUTS WAS LOCATED OVER MISSISSIPPI SOUND...MOVING NORTH AT 15
KNOTS.

HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS AND WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN QUICKLY FORM AND CAPSIZE BOATS...DAMAGE
         VESSELS AND OIL RIGS...AND CREATE SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.
         MAKE SURE ALL ON BOARD ARE IN A SECURE LOCATION AND WEARING
         LIFE JACKETS. 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...
MISSISSIPPI SOUND.

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 3024 8879 3022 8897 3025 8901 3038 8903
      3039 8897 3040 8886 3042 8889 3042 8894
      3041 8899 3042 8900 3043 8900 3043 8899
      3042 8895 3043 8885 3038 8877 3038 8881
      3035 8875
TIME...MOT...LOC 0854Z 190DEG 14KT 3034 8888

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

$$


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