Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FZUS74 KLCH 301243
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
743 AM CDT THU MAR 30 2017

GMZ455-472-475-301345-
743 AM CDT THU MAR 30 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY
  LA OUT 20 NM...
  WATERS FROM  INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM...
  WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY LA FROM
  20 TO 60 NM...

AT 743 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS
WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR POINT AU FER ISLAND TO
6 NM EAST OF SOUTH MARSH ISLAND 99...MOVING EAST AT 40 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 2932 9122 2937 9124 2931 9134 2924 9126
      2840 9127 2844 9216 2852 9239 2962 9164
      2961 9155 2952 9155 2954 9143 2960 9142
      2952 9143 2948 9128 2950 9127 2955 9127
      2955 9126 2945 9126 2933 9114 2933 9113

$$

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