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
423 PM CDT SAT AUG 19 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 530 PM CDT

* AT 423 PM CDT...AN OUTFLOW BOUNDARY WAS LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 7 NM NORTH OF MANDEVILLE TO NEAR LAKE
  PONTCHARTRAIN/LAKE MAUREPAS TO NEAR YSCLOSKEY...MOVING SOUTHWEST
  AT 15 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...
  THE MID POINT OF THE CAUSEWAY BRIDGE...LAKE MAUREPAS...LAKE
  PONTCHARTRAIN/LAKE MAUREPAS...ORLEANS MARINA AND KENNER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3035 9006 3009 8992 2988 8961 2987 8969
      2994 8975 2994 8976 2992 8975 2991 8975
      2994 8984 3008 8994 3002 9013 3006 9038
      3014 9043 3021 9040 3017 9057 3026 9058
      3034 9050 3031 9042 3022 9039 3039 9020
TIME...MOT...LOC 2123Z 056DEG 16KT 3049 9010 3015 9005 2981 8963

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

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