959  
WHUS54 KLIX 151718  
SMWLIX  
GMZ534-151800-  
/O.NEW.KLIX.MA.W.0416.170915T1718Z-170915T1800Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA  
1218 PM CDT FRI SEP 15 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...  
LAKE BORGNE...  
 
* UNTIL 100 PM CDT  
 
* AT 1218 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING  
WATERSPOUTS WAS LOCATED OVER LAKE BORGNE...MOVING SOUTH AT 5 KNOTS.  
 
HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS AND WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.  
 
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...  
LAKE BORGNE.  
 
LAT...LON 3002 8952 3000 8958 2997 8957 2992 8959  
2990 8959 2987 8963 2986 8965 2987 8967  
2986 8968 2987 8970 2992 8976 2995 8972  
2996 8973 2994 8976 3007 8969  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1718Z 008DEG 5KT 2994 8963  
 
WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE  
HAIL...0.00IN  
WIND...>34KTS  
 

 
 
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