Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FZUS74 KLCH 292007
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
307 PM CDT WED MAR 29 2017

GMZ430-292030-
/O.CON.KLCH.MA.W.0026.000000T0000Z-170329T2030Z/
307 PM CDT WED MAR 29 2017

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 330 PM CDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
SABINE LAKE...

AT 307 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR PORT ARTHUR...
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND LARGE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...EXPECT WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 34 KNOTS...SUDDENLY HIGHER
         WAVES...FREQUENT LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. MAKE SURE
         ALL ON BOARD ARE WEARING LIFE JACKETS. LARGE HAIL COULD
         RESULT IN INJURY AND DAMAGE TO BOATS...VESSELS AND OIL
         RIGS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
PORT ARTHUR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM CDT FOR SOUTHWESTERN
LOUISIANA...AND SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS.

LAT...LON 2991 9378 2992 9387 2993 9386 2994 9386
      2993 9388 2998 9387 2998 9385 3000 9387
      3000 9378 2999 9379 2999 9377
TIME...MOT...LOC 2007Z 204DEG 43KT 2997 9385

HAIL...>.75IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

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