LA Marine Warnings and Forecast for Sunday, June 21, 2020
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued a
* Special Marine Warning for...
Lake Pontchartrain and Lake Maurepas...
* Until 115 PM CDT.
* At 1251 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing
waterspouts was located near Kenner, moving northeast at 15 knots.
HAZARD...Waterspouts and wind gusts 34 knots or greater.
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...
Move to safe harbor until hazardous weather passes.
Thunderstorms can produce sudden waterspouts. Waterspouts can easily
overturn boats and create locally hazardous seas. Seek safe harbor
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