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
523 PM CDT FRI JUN 23 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 600 PM CDT

* AT 523 PM CDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER LAKE
  PONTCHARTRAIN/LAKE MAUREPAS...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 50 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...
  THE MID POINT OF THE CAUSEWAY BRIDGE...LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN/LAKE
  MAUREPAS AND EDEN ISLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3035 9006 3033 9004 3030 8999 3026 8998
      3025 8987 3023 8985 3021 8980 3020 8977
      3017 8975 3015 8985 3015 8986 3014 8987
      3015 8988 3014 8989 3007 9021 3022 9031
      3036 9009
TIME...MOT...LOC 2223Z 239DEG 49KT 3024 9005

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

$$


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