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
1256 PM CDT TUE JUL 25 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 130 PM CDT

* AT 1256 PM CDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR HORN
  ISLAND...MOVING EAST AT 30 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...
  HORN ISLAND AND PASCAGOULA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

LAT...LON 3037 8858 3035 8858 3034 8851 3033 8851
      3032 8849 3033 8846 3035 8845 3034 8840
      3007 8835 3008 8836 3022 8878 3035 8874
      3034 8870 3037 8862 3036 8861 3037 8860
      3036 8860
TIME...MOT...LOC 1756Z 285DEG 30KT 3029 8867

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

$$

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