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
957 AM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  VERMILION BAY OVER GULF OF MEXICO WATERS...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA OUT 20 NM OVER
  GULF OF MEXICO WATERS...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY LA
  OUT 20 NM OVER GULF OF MEXICO WATERS...

* UNTIL 1100 AM CDT

* AT 955 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER
  FROM 12 NM EAST OF WEST COTE BLANCHE BAY TO VERMILION 38...OR FROM
  12 NM EAST OF WEST COTE BLANCHE BAY TO 17 NM SOUTH OF WHITE LAKE...
  MOVING NORTHWEST AT 30 KNOTS.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
  VERMILION 26...VERMILION 24...VERMILION 39 AND VERMILION 22

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 2979 9212 2985 9179 2977 9171 2978 9186
      2972 9186 2977 9160 2969 9150 2975 9161
      2964 9164 2953 9153 2960 9143 2954 9139
      2925 9213 2930 9252 2967 9287 2953 9228
      2962 9203 2968 9221 2985 9216
TIME...MOT...LOC 1457Z 146DEG 32KT 2962 9154 2970 9198
          2942 9246

$$

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