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
559 PM CDT THU JUL 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 700 PM CDT

* AT 559 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
  WATERSPOUTS WAS LOCATED OVER LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN/LAKE MAUREPAS...
  MOVING EAST AT 10 KNOTS.

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

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY
           HAZARDOUS SEAS. SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY
           HIGHER WINDS AND SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  ORLEANS MARINA...LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN/LAKE MAUREPAS...
  THE MID POINT OF THE CAUSEWAY BRIDGE AND EDEN ISLE.

LAT...LON 3033 9004 3030 8999 3026 8998 3025 8987
      3023 8985 3020 8977 3017 8975 3014 8975
      3010 8980 3010 8984 3015 8986 3014 8987
      3015 8987 3004 9000 3004 9002 3005 9003
      3003 9004 3002 9017 3034 9010 3035 9005
TIME...MOT...LOC 2259Z 278DEG 12KT 3024 9004

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

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