Marine Weather Statement
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Marine Weather Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
845 PM CDT SAT APR 14 2018

GMZ530-150245-
845 PM CDT SAT APR 14 2018

A Marine Weather Statement has been issued for the following areas...
  Lake Pontchartrain and Lake Maurepas...

At 845 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated a strong thunderstorm,
capable of producing winds to around 25 knots and small hail. This
thunderstorm was located 8 nm south of Lake Maurepas, moving
northeast at 35 knots.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

This is a strong thunderstorm which will likely produce winds to
around 30 knots...and could pose a serious hazard for boaters. A
special marine warning may eventually be required when this storm
reaches the nearshore waters. Boaters should consider heading for
shore before the storm arrives.

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LAT...LON 3037 9012 3006 9037 3007 9039 3021 9043
      3017 9049 3017 9057 3019 9059 3022 9057
      3028 9058 3034 9049 3032 9043 3028 9040
      3022 9044 3021 9042 3024 9035 3033 9025

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