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
1102 AM CST WED NOV 30 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CHANDELEUR SOUND...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MISSISSIPPI TO STAKE ISLAND OUT 20
  NM...
  MISSISSIPPI SOUND...

* UNTIL 1145 AM CST

* AT 1101 AM CST...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
  WATERSPOUTS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM PASCAGOULA TO
  NEAR CHANDELEUR SOUND...MOVING EAST AT 35 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS AND WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS.

  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.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  HORN ISLAND AND PASCAGOULA.

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST FOR SOUTHERN
MISSISSIPPI.

LAT...LON 3037 8858 3035 8858 3034 8851 3033 8851
      3032 8849 3034 8845 3036 8845 3036 8841
      3008 8835 2978 8862 2980 8914 3037 8861
      3036 8861 3036 8860 3037 8860
TIME...MOT...LOC 1701Z 265DEG 35KT 3035 8858 2986 8902

WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE
HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...40KTS

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