Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FZUS74 KLCH 272228
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
528 PM CDT MON APR 27 2015

GMZ470-472-272245-
/O.CON.KLCH.MA.W.0057.000000T0000Z-150427T2245Z/
528 PM CDT MON APR 27 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 545 PM CDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
WATERS FROM  INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM...
WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM...

AT 528 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...
LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 13 NM SOUTHWEST OF WEST CAMERON
398 TO 8 NM SOUTH OF WEST CAMERON 368...MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
WEST CAMERON WC284...EAST CAMERON 157...VERMILION 164...VERMILION
161...EAST CAMERON 195 AND EAST CAMERON 160.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

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 2868 9313 2875 9327 2876 9337 2909 9280
      2888 9241 2862 9297
TIME...MOT...LOC 2228Z 251DEG 32KT 2859 9371 2876 9327

$$

LANDRENEAU



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