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
243 AM CST FRI JAN 23 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
  MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MISSISSIPPI TO STAKE ISLAND
  LOUISIANA OUT 20 TO 60 NM

* UNTIL 345 AM CST

* AT 239 AM CST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER
  FROM 29 NM EAST OF COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MISSISSIPPI TO
  STAKE ISLAND LOUISIANA OUT 20 TO 60 NM TO COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE
  ISLAND LA TO SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO
  60 NM...FROM 64 NM SOUTH OF FORT MORGAN TO 43 NM SOUTHEAST OF
  SOUTHWEST PASS OF MISSISSIPPI RIVER...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 KNOTS.

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.

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS.

&&

LAT...LON 2905 8795 2860 8809 2832 8828 2818 8844
      2810 8859 2841 8889 2913 8837 2930 8802
      2915 8794
TIME...MOT...LOC 0843Z 227DEG 35KT 2921 8781 2853 8873

$$

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