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
557 AM CDT TUE JUL 29 2014

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 OVER
  GULF OF MEXICO WATERS...
  WATERS FROM INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM OVER
  GULF OF MEXICO WATERS...
  WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY LA FROM 20
  TO 60 NM OVER GULF OF MEXICO WATERS...

* UNTIL 700 AM CDT

* AT 556 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  THUNDERSTORM...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER OVER EAST
  CAMERON 109...OR ABOUT 29 NM SOUTH OF WHITE LAKE...MOVING SOUTH AT
  25 KNOTS.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
  VERMILION 119...VERMILION 148...VERMILION 161...VERMILION 149...
  VERMILION 164 AND VERMILION 171

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THIS STORM PASSES.

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 2889 9208 2876 9270 2933 9275 2943 9253
TIME...MOT...LOC 1057Z 351DEG 26KT 2920 9259

$$

DEAL





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