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Marine Weather Statement

Marine Weather Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
511 AM CDT Sat Aug 15 2020

511 AM CDT Sat Aug 15 2020

A Marine Weather Statement has been issued for the following areas...
  Coastal waters from Pascagoula Mississippi to Stake Island out 20
  Mississippi Sound...

At 510 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated a strong thunderstorm, capable
of producing winds to around 30 knots. This thunderstorm was located
near Petit Bois Pass, moving east at 20 knots.


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 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 2992 8831 2999 8865 3023 8858 3026 8839


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