Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
1206 PM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES  HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  WATERS FROM  INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM...
  WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM...

* UNTIL 130 PM CDT

* AT 1205 PM CDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...WAS LOCATED ALONG
  A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR WEST CAMERON 342 TO NEAR HIGH ISLAND
  A410. THE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE NEARLY STATIONARY.

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

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  HIGH ISLAND A201...WEST CAMERON 368...WEST CAMERON 398...WEST CAMERON
  342...HIGH ISLAND A33 AND HIGH ISLAND A100.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 2910 9389 2898 9314 2872 9322 2876 9331
      2876 9338 2869 9360 2867 9380 2853 9400
      2896 9417
TIME...MOT...LOC 1705Z 324DEG 4KT 2898 9357 2855 9430

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

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