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
1200 PM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 1230 PM CDT

* AT 1159 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...
  LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR MANDEVILLE TO 13 NM SOUTH
  OF KENNER...MOVING EAST AT 20 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN/LAKE MAUREPA...ORLEANS MARINA...THE MID POINT OF
  THE CAUSEWAY BRIDGE...MANDEVILLE AND EDEN ISLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...HIGH
WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK
SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3036 9008 3030 8999 3026 8998 3026 8989
      3022 8983 3010 8983 3010 8984 3015 8986
      3015 8988 3007 8995 3004 9000 3004 9002
      3005 9003 3003 9004 3002 9015 3004 9024
      3038 9021 3039 9021
TIME...MOT...LOC 1659Z 269DEG 18KT 3045 9013 2976 9019

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