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
1257 PM CDT MON AUG 3 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO
  PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA OUT 20 NM...

* UNTIL 200 PM CDT

* AT 1257 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...LOCATED NEAR
  BARATARIA BAY...MOVING WEST AT 10 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  BARATARIA BAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 2946 8998 2946 8997 2951 8992 2941 8976
      2941 8978 2934 8984 2933 8983 2939 8975
      2933 8978 2934 8979 2925 8973 2912 8998
      2927 8995 2929 8996 2929 8997 2924 9000
      2943 9002 2954 8997
TIME...MOT...LOC 1757Z 112DEG 8KT 2944 8990

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