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
211 PM CDT SUN JUN 25 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER LA
  OUT 20 NM...

* UNTIL 315 PM CDT

* AT 211 PM CDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 12 NM NORTH OF
  TIMBALIER BAY...MOVING SOUTH AT 10 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 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...
  TIMBALIER BAY AND TERREBONNE BAY.

LAT...LON 2912 9068 2913 9069 2926 9063 2923 9056
      2931 9053 2929 9050 2930 9050 2936 9053
      2937 9049 2930 9039 2922 9040 2925 9037
      2929 9037 2929 9036 2934 9035 2933 9034
      2908 9022 2912 9077
TIME...MOT...LOC 1911Z 008DEG 10KT 2940 9038

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...40KTS

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