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
307 AM CDT MON MAY 28 2018

The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued a

* Special Marine Warning for...
  Coastal waters from Port Fourchon Louisiana to Lower Atchafalaya
  River LA from 20 to 60 NM...

* Until 430 AM CDT.

* At 306 AM CDT, a strong thunderstorm was located 24 nm east of Ship
  Shoal 198, or 33 nm south of Isle Derniers, moving south at 20
  knots.

  HAZARD...Wind gusts to 40 knots.

  SOURCE...Radar.

  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.



PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Frequent lightning is occurring with this storm. If caught on the
open water stay below deck if possible, keep away from ungrounded
metal objects.

&&

LAT...LON 2856 9097 2859 9071 2804 9039 2804 9047
      2805 9057 2803 9071 2804 9087
TIME...MOT...LOC 0806Z 353DEG 19KT 2851 9081

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

$$



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