LA Marine Warnings and Forecast for Sunday, September 1, 2019

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SPECIAL MARINE WARNING

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 Pascagoula Mississippi to Stake Island

Louisiana out 20 to 60 NM...

* Until 1130 AM CDT.

* At 1033 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing

waterspouts was located 38 nm east of Pilottown, moving west at 20

knots.

HAZARD...Waterspouts and wind gusts to 40 knots.

SOURCE...Radar.

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.

* The severe thunderstorm will remain over mainly open waters.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Thunderstorms can produce sudden waterspouts. Waterspouts can easily

overturn boats and create locally hazardous seas. Seek safe harbor

immediately.

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 Pascagoula Mississippi to Stake Island

Louisiana out 20 to 60 NM...

* Until 1130 AM CDT.

* At 1033 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing

waterspouts was located 38 nm east of Pilottown, moving west at 20

knots.

HAZARD...Waterspouts and wind gusts to 40 knots.

SOURCE...Radar.

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.

* The severe thunderstorm will remain over mainly open waters.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Thunderstorms can produce sudden waterspouts. Waterspouts can easily

overturn boats and create locally hazardous seas. Seek safe harbor

immediately.

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 Pascagoula Mississippi to Stake Island

Louisiana out 20 to 60 NM...

* Until 1130 AM CDT.

* At 1033 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing

waterspouts was located 38 nm east of Pilottown, moving west at 20

knots.

HAZARD...Waterspouts and wind gusts to 40 knots.

SOURCE...Radar.

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.

* The severe thunderstorm will remain over mainly open waters.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Thunderstorms can produce sudden waterspouts. Waterspouts can easily

overturn boats and create locally hazardous seas. Seek safe harbor

immediately.

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 Pascagoula Mississippi to Stake Island

Louisiana out 20 to 60 NM...

* Until 1130 AM CDT.

* At 1033 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing

waterspouts was located 38 nm east of Pilottown, moving west at 20

knots.

HAZARD...Waterspouts and wind gusts to 40 knots.

SOURCE...Radar.

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.

* The severe thunderstorm will remain over mainly open waters.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Thunderstorms can produce sudden waterspouts. Waterspouts can easily

overturn boats and create locally hazardous seas. Seek safe harbor

immediately.

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM APPROACHING THE WATERS...

The areas affected include...

Coastal Waters from Port Fourchon LA to Lower Atchafalaya River LA

out 20 nm...

At 1035 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated a strong thunderstorm,

capable of producing winds to around 30 knots. This thunderstorm was

located near Timbalier Bay, moving southwest at 20 knots.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Mariners can expect gusty winds to around 30 knots, locally higher

waves, and lightning strikes. Boaters should seek safe harbor

immediately until this storm passes.

This a strong thunderstorm 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.

LAT...LON 2911 9079 2911 9074 2914 9073 2911 9071

2912 9069 2922 9062 2932 9042 2931 9040

2923 9041 2931 9035 2934 9035 2927 9033

2926 9030 2918 9025 2919 9027 2916 9026

2916 9029 2915 9027 2891 9061

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