Marine Weather Statement
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FZUS74 KLIX 221634
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1134 AM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017

GMZ530-221715-
/O.CON.KLIX.MA.W.0427.000000T0000Z-171022T1715Z/
1134 AM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1215 PM CDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS...

AT 1133 AM CDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 9 NM NORTH OF MANDEVILLE TO 13 NM WEST OF KENNER...
MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 30 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS.

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...
LAKE MAUREPAS...THE MID POINT OF THE CAUSEWAY BRIDGE...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 3026 8998 3017 8975 3010 8980 3010 8984
      3015 8986 3004 9000 3002 9015 3007 9039
      3018 9043 3021 9041 3022 9044 3017 9050
      3019 9060 3020 9060 3034 9049 3029 9040
      3023 9043 3022 9040 3039 9019
TIME...MOT...LOC 1633Z 297DEG 30KT 3053 9006 2993 9049

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...49KTS

$$



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