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
158 PM CDT WED JUL 27 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER LA
  OUT 20 NM...

* UNTIL 245 PM CDT

* AT 158 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
  WATERSPOUTS WAS LOCATED 10 NM SOUTH OF ISLE DERNIERS...MOVING
  NORTHEAST 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.

* THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

LAT...LON 2912 9075 2911 9074 2914 9073 2911 9071
      2912 9070 2912 9068 2913 9068 2913 9069
      2914 9069 2897 9048 2877 9077 2889 9092
TIME...MOT...LOC 1858Z 223DEG 12KT 2889 9079

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

$$

24/RR


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