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
753 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES  HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY LA
  OUT 20 NM...
  SABINE LAKE...
  VERMILION BAY...
  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...

* UNTIL 1000 AM CDT

* AT 753 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SEVERE
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DANGEROUS WINDS IN EXCESS OF
  50 KNOTS...LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 27 NM NORTH OF WHITE
  LAKE TO WEST CAMERON WC303 TO 6 NM NORTH OF HIGH ISLAND A61...
  MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 25 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  HIGH ISLAND A201...SOUTH MARSH ISLAND 217...WEST CAMERON 45...HIGH
  ISLAND 110...SABINE PASS 10...WEST CAMERON 368...EAST CAMERON
  109...VERMILION 78...HIGH ISLAND 116...WEST CAMERON 48...SABINE
  PASS 13...HIGH ISLAND 52...WEST CAMERON 215...WEST CAMERON 168...
  HIGH ISLAND 199...WEST CAMERON 167...EAST CAMERON EC122...SOUTH
  MARSH ISLAND 243...VERMILION 119 AND WEST CAMERON 269.

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.

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 2955 9438 2978 9325 2953 9232 2961 9201
      2968 9221 2980 9214 2972 9215 2984 9194
      2983 9195 2983 9181 2970 9185 2975 9158
      2957 9172 2958 9203 2954 9173 2854 9248
      2876 9338 2853 9401
TIME...MOT...LOC 1253Z 314DEG 27KT 3012 9265 2922 9348 2899 9443

$$

LANDRENEAU



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