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
1250 AM CDT SUN APR 23 2017

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 215 AM CDT

* AT 1250 AM CDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM NEAR MISSISSIPPI SOUND TO NEAR SHIP ISLAND...MOVING
  EAST AT 20 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  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...
  SHIP ISLAND...MISSISSIPPI SOUND...HORN ISLAND AND PASCAGOULA.

LAT...LON 3038 8877 3039 8881 3034 8873 3037 8862
      3036 8861 3037 8861 3036 8860 3037 8859
      3035 8858 3034 8851 3032 8850 3032 8848
      3034 8845 3036 8845 3036 8841 2994 8832
      3011 8906 3042 8885
TIME...MOT...LOC 0550Z 278DEG 20KT 3035 8882 3016 8894

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

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