Marine Weather Statement
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FZUS74 KLIX 051737
MWSLIX

MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1137 AM CST MON DEC 5 2016

GMZ538-051747-
/O.CAN.KLIX.MA.W.0530.000000T0000Z-161205T1815Z/
1137 AM CST MON DEC 5 2016

...THE SPECIAL MARINE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE AFFECTED AREAS WERE...
BRETON SOUND...

LAT...LON 2932 8978 2933 8977 2931 8977 2930 8972
      2931 8969 2930 8968 2933 8962 2932 8961
      2932 8962 2929 8965 2926 8962 2924 8959
      2910 8973 2919 8989 2932 8980 2932 8979
      2933 8980 2934 8979
TIME...MOT...LOC 1737Z 217DEG 32KT 2924 8974

$$

GMZ552-051815-
/O.CON.KLIX.MA.W.0530.000000T0000Z-161205T1815Z/
1137 AM CST MON DEC 5 2016

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

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO
PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA OUT 20 NM...

AT 1137 AM CST...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
WATERSPOUTS WAS LOCATED 12 NM SOUTHEAST OF BARATARIA BAY...MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 30 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS AND WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN QUICKLY FORM AND CAPSIZE BOATS...DAMAGE
         VESSELS AND OIL RIGS...AND CREATE SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.
         MAKE SURE ALL ON BOARD ARE IN A SECURE LOCATION AND WEARING
         LIFE JACKETS. 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.

THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

LAT...LON 2932 8978 2933 8977 2931 8977 2930 8972
      2931 8969 2930 8968 2933 8962 2932 8961
      2932 8962 2929 8965 2926 8962 2924 8959
      2910 8973 2919 8989 2932 8980 2932 8979
      2933 8980 2934 8979
TIME...MOT...LOC 1737Z 217DEG 32KT 2924 8974

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

$$

CAB



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