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
759 AM CDT SUN JUL 26 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES  HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 900 AM CDT

* AT 759 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...LOCATED NEAR
  EUGENE ISLAND 175...OR 43 NM SOUTHWEST OF ATCHAFALAYA BAY...MOVING
  SOUTH AT 15 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  SOUTH MARSH ISLAND 99...EUGENE ISLAND 175...SOUTH MARSH ISLAND
  61...SOUTH MARSH ISLAND 76...EUGENE ISLAND 243...EUGENE ISLAND
  224...SOUTH MARSH ISLAND 23...EUGENE ISLAND 135...EUGENE ISLAND
  182...EUGENE ISLAND 158...SOUTH MARSH ISLAND 78 AND SOUTH MARSH
  ISLAND 33.

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 2899 9193 2898 9171 2845 9165 2847 9207
TIME...MOT...LOC 1259Z 003DEG 14KT 2880 9182

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