Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FZUS74 KLCH 040408
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
1008 PM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

GMZ450-452-470-472-040500-
/O.CON.KLCH.MA.W.0170.000000T0000Z-161204T0500Z/
1008 PM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM CST...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 20 NM...
COASTAL WATERS FROM INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA OUT 20 NM...
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...

AT 1006 PM CST...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
WATERSPOUTS WAS LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 7 NM EAST OF
WEST CAMERON 66 TO WEST CAMERON 215 TO NEAR WEST CAMERON
398...MOVING EAST AT 15 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS AND WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN QUICKLY FORM AND CAPSIZE BOATS...DAMAGE
         VESSELS AND OIL RIGS...AND CREATE SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.
         MAKE SURE ALL ON BOARD ARE IN A SECURE LOCATION AND WEARING
         LIFE JACKETS. 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...
HIGH ISLAND A201...WEST CAMERON 368...EAST CAMERON 109...VERMILION
78...WEST CAMERON 215...WEST CAMERON 168...WEST CAMERON 167...EAST
CAMERON EC122...VERMILION 119...WEST CAMERON 269...WEST CAMERON
165...EAST CAMERON 81...EAST CAMERON 47...EAST CAMERON 46...WEST
CAMERON 398...WEST CAMERON 248...VERMILION 67...WEST CAMERON 73...
WEST CAMERON 149 AND WEST CAMERON 71.

LAT...LON 2974 9303 2957 9259 2953 9232 2957 9219
      2859 9275 2863 9298 2876 9331 2866 9384
      2886 9403 2978 9330
TIME...MOT...LOC 0406Z 275DEG 17KT 2968 9299 2925 9319 2884 9362

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

$$

K. KUYPER



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