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
1043 AM CST TUE DEC 23 2014

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 OVER
  GULF OF MEXICO WATERS...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 20 NM OVER
  GULF OF MEXICO WATERS...
  WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM OVER GULF
  OF MEXICO WATERS...

* UNTIL 1145 AM CST

* AT 1043 AM CST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  THUNDERSTORM...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER 9 NM
  SOUTH OF SABINE PASS 10...OR ABOUT 20 NM SOUTH OF THE MOUTH OF THE
  SABINE RIVER...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 KNOTS.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
  SABINE PASS 13...WEST CAMERON 53 AND WEST CAMERON 45

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.

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 600 PM CST TUESDAY EVENING
FOR SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA AND SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

&&

LAT...LON 2978 9320 2926 9374 2937 9394 2975 9367
      2975 9362 2977 9349 2976 9334
TIME...MOT...LOC 1643Z 219DEG 36KT 2943 9376

$$

K. KUYPER





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