121  
WHUS54 KLIX 121324  
SMWLIX  
GMZ552-121430-  
/O.NEW.KLIX.MA.W.0267.240712T1324Z-240712T1430Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA  
824 AM CDT FRI JUL 12 2024  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...  
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO  
PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA OUT 20 NM...  
 
* UNTIL 930 AM CDT.  
 
* AT 824 AM CDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING  
WATERSPOUTS WAS LOCATED NEAR BARATARIA BAY. THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM  
WAS NEARLY STATIONARY.  
 
HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS AND WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.  
 
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.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
BARATARIA BAY AND GRAND ISLE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 2952 8989 2948 8980 2944 8977 2944 8973  
2941 8969 2933 8968 2935 8963 2930 8958  
2928 8958 2912 9011 2939 9012 2939 9006  
2952 9003 2956 8994  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1324Z 251DEG 4KT 2938 9003  
 
WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE  
HAIL...0.00IN  
WIND...>34KTS  
 

 
 
CAB  
 
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