Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
149 AM CDT SAT AUG 2 2014

GMZ435-452-455-470-472-020745-
149 AM CDT SAT AUG 2 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE GULF WATERS...

THIS STATEMENT INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS:

  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.
  COASTAL WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY LA
  OUT 20 NM.
  COASTAL WATERS FROM INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA OUT 20 NM.
  VERMILION BAY.

AT 148 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...FROM
21 MILES NORTH OF WEST COTE BLANCHE BAY TO 19 MILES SOUTH OF WEST
CAMERON 398...OR 21 MILES NORTH OF WEST COTE BLANCHE BAY. THE AREA IS
ABOUT STATIONARY.

* STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE GULF WATERS WILL BE NEAR...
  VERMILION 26 BY 205 AM CDT
  EAST CAMERON EC122 BY 225 AM CDT
  VERMILION 38...VERMILION 24...WEST CAMERON 269...VERMILION 39...
  EAST CAMERON 71...VERMILION 22...WEST CAMERON 368...WEST CAMERON
  248...EAST CAMERON 81...WEST CAMERON 398...WEST CAMERON 192...EAST
  CAMERON 33...EAST CAMERON 23...WEST CAMERON 215...WEST CAMERON 178
  AND WEST CAMERON 342 BY 245 AM CDT

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

PLEASE REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD...NEAREST LAW
ENFORCEMENT AGENCY...OR DIRECTLY TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AT
337-477-5285 EXTENSION 1.

LAT...LON 2985 9179 2977 9171 2977 9186 2968 9147
      2964 9164 2962 9155 2860 9287 2876 9332
      2867 9376 2875 9405 2961 9269 2959 9207
      2962 9203 2968 9221 2983 9214 2985 9216

$$

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