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Marine Weather Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
339 PM CDT Thu Apr 25 2019

GMZ536-538-550-552-555-557-570-572-252145-
/O.CON.KLIX.MA.W.0109.000000T0000Z-190425T2145Z/
339 PM CDT Thu Apr 25 2019

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 445 PM CDT...

For the following areas...
Breton Sound...
Chandeleur Sound...
Coastal Waters from Boothville LA to Southwest Pass of the
Mississippi River out 20 nm...
Coastal Waters from Port Fourchon LA to Lower Atchafalaya River LA
out 20 nm...
Coastal waters from Pascagoula Mississippi to Stake Island out 20
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...

At 339 PM CDT, severe thunderstorms capable of producing waterspouts
were located along a line extending from 6 nm southwest of Breton
Sound to 38 nm south of Louisiana Offshore Oil Port, moving east at
25 knots.

HAZARD...Waterspouts and wind gusts to nearly 50 knots.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Waterspouts can quickly form and capsize boats...damage
         vessels and oil rigs...and create suddenly higher waves.
         Make sure all on board are in a secure location and wearing
         life jackets. 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...
Pilottown, Southwest Pass Of the Mississippi River, Breton Sound and
Louisiana Offshore Oil Port.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Move to safe harbor immediately as gusty winds and high waves are
expected.

&&

LAT...LON 2820 9064 2931 8982 2925 8950 2943 8940
      2961 8974 2970 8951 2971 8954 2968 8962
      2975 8965 2969 8944 2974 8947 2976 8948
      2974 8943 2981 8947 2976 8930 2976 8928
      2982 8942 3001 8862 2818 8975
TIME...MOT...LOC 2039Z 266DEG 25KT 2949 8937 2829 9028

WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE
HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...49KTS

$$

24/RR


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