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
137 AM CST TUE FEB 21 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CHANDELEUR SOUND...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
  MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
  MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 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...
  MISSISSIPPI SOUND...

* UNTIL 300 AM CST

* AT 137 AM CST...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM NEAR MISSISSIPPI SOUND TO 8 NM EAST OF CHANDELEUR
  SOUND TO 27 NM EAST OF BRETON SOUND TO 30 NM EAST OF PILOTTOWN TO
  41 NM SOUTHEAST OF SOUTHWEST PASS OF MISSISSIPPI RIVER...MOVING
  EAST AT 20 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...
  MISSISSIPPI SOUND...HORN ISLAND AND PASCAGOULA.

LAT...LON 3034 8873 3037 8859 3032 8848 3036 8845
      3035 8840 2987 8831 2917 8795 2866 8806
      2835 8826 2837 8892 2933 8872 2992 8893
      3039 8893 3040 8886 3043 8893 3043 8885
TIME...MOT...LOC 0737Z 266DEG 20KT 3042 8886 2993 8887 2966 8878 2934
8866 2845 8884

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

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