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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1052 PM CST SAT NOV 18 2017

GMZ536-538-550-552-555-557-570-577-190545-
1052 PM CST SAT NOV 18 2017

...SHOWERS WITH GUSTY WINDS PUSHING OFFSHORE...
...FREQUENT GALE FORCE GUSTS LIKELY TO BEGIN IN WAKE OF COLD FRONT
AFTER MIDNIGHT CST ACROSS COASTAL WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  BRETON SOUND...
  CHANDELEUR SOUND...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
  MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER LA
  OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MISSISSIPPI TO STAKE ISLAND
  LOUISIANA OUT 20 TO 60 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MISSISSIPPI TO STAKE ISLAND OUT 20
  NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA
  RIVER LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO
  PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA OUT 20 NM...

AT 1045 PM CST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SHOWERS...CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE SHOWERS WERE LOCATED ALONG
A LINE EXTENDING FROM 10 NM SOUTHWEST OF HORN ISLAND TO NEAR
TERREBONNE BAY... MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 25 KNOTS.

SHOWERS WILL BE NEAR...
  TIMBALIER BAY AROUND 1110 PM CST.
  TIMBALIER ISLAND AROUND 1115 PM CST.
  VENICE AROUND 1145 PM CST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS AND LOCALLY
HIGHER WAVES WITH THE SHOWERS, THEN A GALE WARNING WILL GO INTO
EFFECT FOR ALL COASTAL WATERS STARTING AT MIDNIGHT CST AND
CONTINUING THROUGH 9 AM CST SUNDAY FOR STRONG WINDS FREQUENTLY
GUSTING OVER 34 KNOTS BEHIND A STRONG COLD FRONT. BOATERS SHOULD
SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 2868 9031 2914 9069 2935 9043 2922 9041
      2922 9040 2934 9036 2934 9035 2910 9018
      2921 9005 2937 9016 2930 9010 2953 9001
      2954 8997 2948 9000 2945 8987 2972 8965
      2972 8950 3016 8869 2966 8820

$$

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