Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
1122 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

GMZ452-455-021631-
/O.CAN.KLCH.MA.W.0095.000000T0000Z-160502T1700Z/
1122 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

...THE SPECIAL MARINE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE AFFECTED AREAS WERE...
COASTAL WATERS FROM INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA OUT 20 NM...
COASTAL WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY LA
OUT 20 NM...

THE STORMS HAVE MOVED OUT OF THE WARNED AREA AND NO LONGER POSE A
SIGNIFICANT THREAT TO BOATERS.

LAT...LON 2819 9153 2840 9190 2862 9295 2876 9331
      2867 9380 2921 9425 2896 9185 2847 9127
      2809 9128
TIME...MOT...LOC 1621Z 285DEG 120KT 2886 9179 2886 9388

$$

GMZ470-472-475-021700-
/O.CON.KLCH.MA.W.0095.000000T0000Z-160502T1700Z/
1122 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
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...
WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY LA FROM 20
TO 60 NM...

AT 1120 AM CDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...WAS LOCATED ALONG A
LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR EUGENE ISLAND 135 TO NEAR HIGH ISLAND
A201...MOVING EAST AT 120 KNOTS.

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...EUGENE ISLAND 175...SOUTH MARSH ISLAND 76...WEST
CAMERON 368...SHIP SHOAL 295...EUGENE ISLAND 224...EUGENE ISLAND 273...
VERMILION 215...VERMILION 214...SOUTH MARSH ISLAND 78...WEST CAMERON
269...VERMILION 256...VERMILION 250...VERMILION 252...HIGH ISLAND 170...
WEST CAMERON 398...EUGENE ISLAND 217...SOUTH MARSH ISLAND 61...WEST
CAMERON 248 AND EUGENE ISLAND 306.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 2819 9153 2840 9190 2862 9295 2876 9331
      2867 9380 2921 9425 2896 9185 2847 9127
      2809 9128
TIME...MOT...LOC 1621Z 285DEG 120KT 2886 9179 2886 9388

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

$$


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