172  
FZUS74 KLCH 251628  
MWSLCH  
 
MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA  
1128 AM CDT SAT MAR 25 2017  
 
GMZ435-455-251638-  
/O.CAN.KLCH.MA.W.0023.000000T0000Z-170325T1700Z/  
1128 AM CDT SAT MAR 25 2017  
   
..THE SPECIAL MARINE WARNING IS CANCELLED
 
 
THE AFFECTED AREAS WERE...  
COASTAL WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY LA  
OUT 20 NM...  
VERMILION BAY...  
 
THE THUNDERSTORMS HAVE WEAKENED AND NO LONGER POSE A SIGNIFICANT  
THREAT TO BOATERS.  
 
LAT...LON 2934 9229 2927 9238 2933 9264 2937 9263  
2956 9240 2957 9231  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1628Z 357DEG 17KT 2949 9231 2935 9258  
 

 
 
GMZ452-251700-  
/O.CON.KLCH.MA.W.0023.000000T0000Z-170325T1700Z/  
1128 AM CDT SAT MAR 25 2017  
   
..A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CDT
 
 
FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...  
COASTAL WATERS FROM INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA OUT 20 NM...  
 
AT 1128 AM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM NEAR VERMILION 26 TO NEAR VERMILION 39...MOVING SOUTH  
AT 15 KNOTS.  
 
HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND LARGE HAIL.  
 
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. LARGE HAIL COULD  
RESULT IN INJURY AND DAMAGE TO BOATS...VESSELS AND OIL  
RIGS.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
VERMILION 24...VERMILION 67...VERMILION 38 AND VERMILION 26.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 2934 9229 2927 9238 2933 9264 2937 9263  
2956 9240 2957 9231  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1628Z 357DEG 17KT 2949 9231 2935 9258  
 
HAIL...>.75IN  
WIND...>34KTS  
 

 
 
BRAZZELL  
 
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