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
839 AM CDT THU JUN 29 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 1045 AM CDT

* AT 839 AM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
  WATERSPOUTS WAS LOCATED OVER BRETON SOUND...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20
  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...
  BRETON SOUND AND CHANDELEUR SOUND.

LAT...LON 3004 8885 2978 8885 2945 8923 2962 8949
      2972 8948 2967 8946 2968 8943 2980 8947
      2975 8942 2979 8939 2976 8927 2982 8941
      2985 8933 2998 8943 2997 8944 2998 8944
      3003 8943 3006 8936
TIME...MOT...LOC 1339Z 218DEG 20KT 2957 8932

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

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