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
1254 PM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  BRETON SOUND...
  CHANDELEUR SOUND...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
  MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO
  PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA OUT 20 NM...
  LAKE BORGNE...
  MISSISSIPPI SOUND...

* UNTIL 200 PM CDT

* AT 1254 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...
  LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 22 NM NORTHEAST OF MANDEVILLE
  TO NEAR EDEN ISLE TO NEAR LAKE BORGNE TO 8 NM NORTHEAST OF
  BARATARIA BAY...MOVING EAST AT 20 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  RIGOLETS...BRETON SOUND...LAKE BORGNE AND PASS CHRISTIAN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3033 8919 2936 8929 2939 8976 2938 8952
      2985 8935 2986 8947 3008 8948 2992 8976
      3017 8968 3018 8975
TIME...MOT...LOC 1754Z 277DEG 22KT 3062 8975 3029 8976 3006 8966 2949
8983

$$

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