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
554 PM CDT MON JUN 26 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CALCASIEU LAKE...

* UNTIL 645 PM CDT

* AT 553 PM CDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 7 NM NORTH OF
  CAMERON...MOVING NORTH AT 5 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...EXPECT WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 34 KNOTS...SUDDENLY HIGHER
           WAVES...FREQUENT LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. MAKE
           SURE ALL ON BOARD ARE WEARING LIFE JACKETS.

* THE STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3002 9327 2997 9328 2993 9324 2986 9324
      2984 9328 2984 9333 2980 9334 2979 9332
      2977 9334 2982 9335 2982 9338 2985 9340
      2985 9343 2987 9344 2988 9339 2987 9335
      2985 9335 3005 9333 3005 9329
TIME...MOT...LOC 2253Z 185DEG 5KT 2992 9329

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

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