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
329 PM CDT MON AUG 29 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 500 PM CDT

* AT 329 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
  WATERSPOUTS WAS LOCATED 8 NM EAST OF TIMBALIER BAY...MOVING WEST AT
  20 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...
  TIMBALIER BAY...TIMBALIER ISLAND...TERREBONNE BAY AND CAILLOU BAY.

LAT...LON 2925 9106 2927 9103 2918 9103 2917 9101
      2920 9091 2933 9099 2934 9096 2924 9083
      2917 9095 2910 9088 2913 9069 2916 9065
      2937 9049 2929 9036 2933 9034 2910 9020
      2906 9021 2909 9107
TIME...MOT...LOC 2029Z 107DEG 22KT 2920 9020

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

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