Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1042 AM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

GMZ550-291630-
1042 AM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WATERS WEST OF PORT FOURCHON...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER LA
  OUT 20 NM...

AT 1041 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS
LOCATED 7 NM NORTHEAST OF ISLE DERNIERS...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 15
KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 2924 9126 2928 9113 2918 9106 2927 9103
      2918 9094 2924 9099 2931 9092 2923 9083
      2917 9095 2910 9077 2929 9050 2936 9053
      2935 9043 2922 9041 2929 9037 2929 9036
      2934 9035 2876 9039 2887 9126

$$

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