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
138 PM CDT SAT JUL 16 2016

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...

* UNTIL 230 PM CDT

* AT 138 PM CDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM NEAR WHITE LAKE TO 8 NM NORTH OF VERMILION 31...
  MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 10 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  VERMILION 38...VERMILION 26...VERMILION 39...VERMILION 31...
  VERMILION 22...VERMILION 51 AND VERMILION 24.

LAT...LON 2961 9206 2958 9206 2928 9204 2937 9280
      2958 9262 2953 9227 2958 9217 2958 9207
TIME...MOT...LOC 1838Z 026DEG 8KT 2967 9243 2958 9218

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

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