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
1003 AM CDT WED APR 27 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES  HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  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 LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY LA FROM 20
  TO 60 NM...

* UNTIL NOON CDT

* AT 1002 AM CDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...WAS LOCATED ALONG
  A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR VERMILION BAY TO VERMILION 131 TO 7 NM
  SOUTHEAST OF EAST CAMERON 222...MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  SOUTH MARSH ISLAND 217...EUGENE ISLAND 53...EUGENE ISLAND 175...SOUTH
  MARSH ISLAND 76...ATCHAFALAYA BAY...EUGENE ISLAND 224...EUGENE ISLAND
  273...EUGENE ISLAND 129...VERMILION 78...VERMILION 215...VERMILION 214...
  SOUTH MARSH ISLAND 78...SOUTH MARSH ISLAND 243...VERMILION 119...WEST
  COTE BLANCHE BAY...VERMILION 256...SOUTH MARSH ISLAND 281...EUGENE
  ISLAND 57...SOUTH MARSH ISLAND 288 AND VERMILION 250.

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 300 PM CDT FOR
SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA.

LAT...LON 2931 9134 2869 9126 2840 9156 2869 9316
      2910 9263 2955 9238 2961 9201 2978 9219
      2976 9159 2975 9157 2975 9162 2963 9165
      2969 9148 2952 9155 2955 9143 2968 9148
      2933 9113
TIME...MOT...LOC 1502Z 267DEG 31KT 2974 9210 2905 9219 2856 9269

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...40KTS

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TINGLER



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