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
1258 AM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES  HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY LA
  OUT 20 NM...
  VERMILION BAY...
  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...
  WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY LA FROM 20
  TO 60 NM...

* UNTIL 300 AM CDT

* AT 1258 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SEVERE
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS AND WINDS 34 KNOTS
  OR GREATER...LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 42 NM NORTH OF
  WEST COTE BLANCHE BAY TO NEAR WHITE LAKE TO HIGH ISLAND 199...
  MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 30 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  HIGH ISLAND A201...SOUTH MARSH ISLAND 217...EUGENE ISLAND 53...WEST
  CAMERON 368...EAST CAMERON 109...EUGENE ISLAND 129...VERMILION
  78...VERMILION 215...VERMILION 214...WEST CAMERON 215...WEST
  CAMERON 168...HIGH ISLAND 199...WEST CAMERON 167...EAST CAMERON
  EC122...SOUTH MARSH ISLAND 243...VERMILION 119...WEST CAMERON
  269...WEST CAMERON 165...WEST COTE BLANCHE BAY AND HIGH ISLAND
  A100.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 200 AM CDT FOR SOUTHWESTERN
LOUISIANA AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS. A TORNADO WATCH ALSO
REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 500 AM CDT FOR SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA AND THE
ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

LAT...LON 2892 9154 2858 9264 2876 9338 2853 9401
      2918 9425 2963 9279 2961 9201 2981 9213
      2984 9215 2983 9214 2985 9213 2974 9208
      2976 9159 2975 9157 2975 9162 2952 9155
      2968 9148
TIME...MOT...LOC 0558Z 308DEG 29KT 3037 9163 2965 9262 2915 9422

$$

LANDRENEAU



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