887  
FZUS74 KLIX 221634  
MWSLIX  
 
MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA  
1134 AM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017  
 
GMZ530-221715-  
/O.CON.KLIX.MA.W.0427.000000T0000Z-171022T1715Z/  
1134 AM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017  
   
..A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1215 PM CDT
 
 
FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...  
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS...  
 
AT 1133 AM CDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM 9 NM NORTH OF MANDEVILLE TO 13 NM WEST OF KENNER...  
MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 30 KNOTS.  
 
HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
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.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
LAKE MAUREPAS...THE MID POINT OF THE CAUSEWAY BRIDGE...LAKE  
PONTCHARTRAIN/LAKE MAUREPAS...ORLEANS MARINA AND KENNER.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE  
EXPECTED.  
 
REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3026 8998 3017 8975 3010 8980 3010 8984  
3015 8986 3004 9000 3002 9015 3007 9039  
3018 9043 3021 9041 3022 9044 3017 9050  
3019 9060 3020 9060 3034 9049 3029 9040  
3023 9043 3022 9040 3039 9019  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1633Z 297DEG 30KT 3053 9006 2993 9049  
 
HAIL...0.00IN  
WIND...49KTS  
 

 
 
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