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
1000 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES  HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY LA
  OUT 20 NM...
  WATERS FROM  INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM...
  WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY LA FROM 20
  TO 60 NM...

* UNTIL NOON CDT

* AT 959 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...
  LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 NM SOUTHEAST OF WEST COTE
  BLANCHE BAY TO 8 NM WEST OF VERMILION 245...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 10
  KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  SOUTH MARSH ISLAND 217...EUGENE ISLAND 53...EUGENE ISLAND 175...
  SOUTH MARSH ISLAND 76...ATCHAFALAYA BAY...EUGENE ISLAND 224...
  EUGENE ISLAND 129...VERMILION 215...VERMILION 214...SOUTH MARSH
  ISLAND 78...SOUTH MARSH ISLAND 243...VERMILION 119...VERMILION
  256...SOUTH MARSH ISLAND 281...EUGENE ISLAND 57...SOUTH MARSH
  ISLAND 288...VERMILION 250...SOUTH MARSH ISLAND 249...VERMILION 252
  AND EUGENE ISLAND 113.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 2933 9115 2933 9114 2932 9121 2937 9124
      2931 9134 2924 9126 2893 9126 2841 9198
      2853 9242 2863 9298 2874 9316 2952 9193
      2949 9177 2963 9164 2963 9155 2952 9155
      2955 9143 2952 9143 2951 9136
TIME...MOT...LOC 1459Z 323DEG 11KT 2959 9167 2862 9261

$$

ERICKSON



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