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
631 AM CDT MON MAY 29 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS...

* UNTIL 715 AM CDT

* AT 630 AM CDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM NEAR LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN/LAKE MAUREPAS TO 8 NM EAST
  OF ORLEANS MARINA...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 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...
  LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN/LAKE MAUREPAS AND EDEN ISLE.

LAT...LON 3030 8999 3026 8998 3025 8987 3023 8985
      3020 8977 3015 8974 3011 8979 3010 8982
      3011 8985 3013 8986 3015 8985 3015 8986
      3014 8987 3015 8988 3007 8995 3004 9001
      3026 9012 3033 9004
TIME...MOT...LOC 1130Z 231DEG 31KT 3023 9004 3006 8996

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

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