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
1231 AM CST WED NOV 30 2016

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...

* UNTIL 115 AM CST

* AT 1230 AM CST...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 8 NM NORTHWEST
  OF CAMERON...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 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 45...WEST CAMERON 48 AND WEST CAMERON 53.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 2997 9328 2993 9324 2985 9324 2984 9333
      2979 9334 2975 9333 2952 9372 2964 9379
      2975 9368 2976 9335 2982 9335 2986 9344
      2988 9339 2987 9335 2985 9335 3005 9333
      3005 9329
TIME...MOT...LOC 0630Z 230DEG 37KT 2986 9344

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

$$

TINGLER



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