Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
255 PM CDT WED JUL 27 2016

GMZ550-552-570-272100-
255 PM CDT WED JUL 27 2016

...SHOWERS OVER THE WATERS MAY PRODUCE WATERSPOUTS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER LA
  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 253 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SHOWERS...CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS AND WATERSPOUTS. THESE SHOWERS
WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 12 NM EAST OF BARATARIA BAY
TO EUGENE ISLAND LEASE BLOCK AREA 261... MOVING NORTHWEST AT 10
KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS SHOWERS WILL LIKELY PRODUCE WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...AND COULD
POSE A SERIOUS HAZARD FOR BOATERS. A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING MAY
EVENTUALLY BE REQUIRED WHEN THESE STORMS REACH THE NEARSHORE WATERS.
BOATERS SHOULD CONSIDER HEADING FOR SHORE BEFORE THESE STORMS ARRIVE.

&&

LAT...LON 2888 9126 2929 9033 2909 9024 2910 9018
      2921 9005 2936 9015 2931 9005 2942 9002
      2948 8986 2940 8982 2941 8976 2933 8983
      2941 8974 2934 8972 2931 8977 2932 8966
      2916 8952 2839 9127

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