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Hilcorp Burwood W-5 Facility

Venice, LA 70091, USA | 2018-Nov-28

Initial Notification: On November 28, 2018, the USCG Sector New Orleans contacted the NOAA SSC regarding a discharge of crude oil from an overflow on a storage tank associated with the Burwood W-5 facility. The USCG is requesting a trajectory analysis using information from overflights that were made throughout the day. NRC#1231481.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Latitude (approximate): 29° 1.10′ North
Longitude (approximate): 89° 20.98′ West