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
1206 PM CDT Thu Sep 19 2019

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Special Marine Warning for...
  Coastal waters from Cameron LA to High Island TX out 20 NM...

* Until 1245 PM CDT.

* At 1206 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing
  waterspouts was located near High Island 22, or 11 nm southwest of
  The Mouth Of The Sabine River, moving north at 15 knots.

  HAZARD...Waterspouts and wind gusts 34 knots or greater.

  SOURCE...Radar.

  IMPACT...Waterspouts can easily overturn boats and create locally
           hazardous seas. Small craft could be damaged in briefly
           higher winds and suddenly higher waves.

* Locations impacted include...
  West Cameron 48 and High Island 22.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Thunderstorms can produce sudden waterspouts. Waterspouts can easily
overturn boats and create locally hazardous seas. Seek safe harbor
immediately.

&&

LAT...LON 2967 9404 2968 9401 2968 9396 2967 9386
      2972 9379 2974 9375 2974 9370 2948 9383
      2947 9407
TIME...MOT...LOC 1706Z 193DEG 14KT 2954 9398

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

$$

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