Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FZUS74 KLCH 291146
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
646 AM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

GMZ470-472-475-291215-
/O.CON.KLCH.MA.W.0075.000000T0000Z-140829T1215Z/
646 AM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 715 AM CDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
WATERS FROM INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM OVER
GULF OF MEXICO WATERS...
WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY LA FROM 20
TO 60 NM OVER GULF OF MEXICO WATERS...
WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM OVER GULF
OF MEXICO WATERS...

AT 648 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS 34 KNOTS OR
GREATER FROM 10 NM SOUTHEAST OF SOUTH MARSH ISLAND 99 TO 13 NM WEST
OF HIGH ISLAND A33...OR FROM 67 NM SOUTHWEST OF ATCHAFALAYA BAY TO 39
NM SOUTH OF HIGH ISLAND...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 15 KNOTS.

OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO WEST
CAMERON 398...HIGH ISLAND A201...EAST CAMERON 222...VERMILION 256...
VERMILION 245...EUGENE ISLAND 243...WEST CAMERON WC284...WEST CAMERON
368...EAST CAMERON 195...VERMILION 200...VERMILION 214...VERMILION
215...VERMILION 226...VERMILION 250...VERMILION 252...SOUTH MARSH
ISLAND 58...SOUTH MARSH ISLAND 69...SOUTH MARSH ISLAND 76...SOUTH
MARSH ISLAND 78 AND EUGENE ISLAND 224

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.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 2862 9172 2833 9174 2854 9243 2863 9300
      2876 9332 2867 9379 2853 9401 2913 9423
TIME...MOT...LOC 1147Z 152DEG 16KT 2837 9188 2891 9429

$$

JT







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