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
756 PM CST FRI FEB 17 2017

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...
  WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM...

* UNTIL 1000 PM CST

* AT 756 PM CST...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM NEAR HIGH ISLAND 22 TO NEAR HIGH ISLAND 116...MOVING
  EAST AT 15 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...EXPECT WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 34 KNOTS...SUDDENLY HIGHER
           WAVES...FREQUENT LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. MAKE
           SURE ALL ON BOARD ARE WEARING LIFE JACKETS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  WEST CAMERON 45...WEST CAMERON 53...SABINE PASS 10...WEST CAMERON
  48...WEST CAMERON 149...SABINE PASS 13...HIGH ISLAND 136...HIGH
  ISLAND 22...WEST CAMERON 167...WEST CAMERON 168...WEST CAMERON
  165...WEST CAMERON 130...WEST CAMERON 294 AND HIGH ISLAND 116.

LAT...LON 2960 9404 2976 9333 2971 9332 2931 9336
      2926 9418
TIME...MOT...LOC 0156Z 259DEG 15KT 2954 9399 2934 9404

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

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