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
320 PM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017

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 PASCAGOULA MISSISSIPPI TO STAKE ISLAND
  LOUISIANA OUT 20 TO 60 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MISSISSIPPI TO STAKE ISLAND OUT 20
  NM...
  MISSISSIPPI SOUND...

* UNTIL 445 PM CDT

* AT 319 PM CDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM NEAR PASCAGOULA TO 20 NM EAST OF CHANDELEUR SOUND TO
  21 NM EAST OF PILOTTOWN...MOVING EAST AT 20 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS.

  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...
  CAT ISLAND...MISSISSIPPI SOUND...HORN ISLAND...SHIP ISLAND...
  CHANDELEUR SOUND...BRETON SOUND...PASS CHRISTIAN AND PASCAGOULA.

LAT...LON 3042 8885 3034 8873 3036 8841 2987 8831
      2920 8797 2930 8918 2935 8920 2933 8935
      2932 8935 2939 8953 2979 8944 2976 8927
      2982 8942 2985 8933 2997 8940 3037 8931
      3030 8927 3043 8885
TIME...MOT...LOC 2019Z 275DEG 19KT 3037 8864 2981 8866 2931 8883

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...40KTS

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