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
1205 PM CDT FRI JUL 22 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS...

* UNTIL 1230 PM CDT

* AT 1204 PM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
  WATERSPOUTS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR EDEN ISLE
  TO 8 NM EAST OF ORLEANS MARINA...MOVING NORTH AT 5 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.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN/LAKE MAUREPAS AND EDEN ISLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3026 8998 3025 8987 3023 8985 3020 8977
      3015 8974 3010 8982 3011 8985 3015 8985
      3015 8986 3014 8987 3015 8987 3015 8988
      3006 8996 3004 9002 3005 9003 3003 9004
      3004 9006 3017 9012 3030 8999
TIME...MOT...LOC 1704Z 167DEG 7KT 3018 8978 3000 8995

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

$$

TD



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