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
1233 AM CST SUN DEC 17 2017

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Special Marine Warning for...
  Calcasieu Lake...
  Coastal waters from Cameron LA to High Island TX out 20 NM...
  Coastal waters from Intracoastal City to Cameron LA out 20 NM...

* Until 130 AM CST

* At 1232 AM CST, strong thunderstorms were located along a line
  extending from near West Cameron 48 to 6 nm northwest of West
  Cameron 294, moving east at 40 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 66, West Cameron 45, West Cameron 53, West Cameron 65,
  West Cameron 62, West Cameron 73, West Cameron 71, Sabine Pass 10,
  West Cameron 48, Sabine Pass 13, East Cameron 71, West Cameron 110,
  West Cameron 100, West Cameron 144, West Cameron 130, East Cameron
  23, East Cameron 33, East Cameron 47 and East Cameron 46.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Frequent lightning is occurring with these storms. If caught on the
open water stay below deck if possible, keep away from ungrounded
metal objects.

&&

LAT...LON 2989 9324 2984 9326 2983 9334 2976 9334
      2977 9305 2976 9306 2974 9307 2959 9268
      2925 9267 2944 9323 2943 9354 2935 9382
      2969 9382 2976 9355 2976 9335 2982 9335
      2986 9344 2985 9335 3005 9332 3005 9329
TIME...MOT...LOC 0632Z 267DEG 42KT 2971 9374 2936 9374

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

$$

K. Kuyper



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