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SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
GMZ552-555-570-572-575-010015-
/O.NEW.KLIX.MA.W.0214.160430T2313Z-160501T0015Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
613 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 715 PM CDT

* AT 613 PM CDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM NEAR SOUTHWEST PASS OF MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO 50 NM
  SOUTH OF TIMBALIER ISLAND...MOVING EAST AT 20 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  SOUTHWEST PASS OF MISSISSIPPI RIVER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 700 PM CDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA.

LAT...LON 2822 9031 2903 8933 2904 8920 2902 8917
      2905 8918 2912 8851 2803 8982
TIME...MOT...LOC 2313Z 285DEG 18KT 2898 8934 2826 9020

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

$$

24/RR

SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
GMZ532-536-538-555-557-575-577-010115-
/O.NEW.KLIX.MA.W.0213.160430T2309Z-160501T0115Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
609 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

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

* UNTIL 815 PM CDT

* AT 609 PM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
  WATERSPOUTS AND HIGH WINDS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING
  FROM NEAR MISSISSIPPI SOUND TO 9 NM WEST OF PILOTTOWN...MOVING
  SOUTHEAST 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...
  MISSISSIPPI SOUND...CHANDELEUR SOUND...HORN ISLAND...SHIP ISLAND...
  BRETON SOUND AND PASCAGOULA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 700 PM CDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA...AND SOUTHEASTERN MISSISSIPPI.

LAT...LON 3032 8840 2964 8819 2913 8850 2910 8906
      2913 8905 2908 8917 2922 8912 2926 8921
      2932 8920 2930 8925 2948 8959 2948 8958
      2978 8935 2976 8927 2979 8933 3041 8886
      3043 8893 3043 8891
TIME...MOT...LOC 2309Z 298DEG 21KT 3041 8885 2922 8940

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

$$

24/RR

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