Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
609 PM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

TXZ136-149-150-152-290015-
CHEROKEE TX-RUSK TX-NACOGDOCHES TX-SMITH TX-
609 PM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN RUSK...NORTHWESTERN
NACOGDOCHES...CHEROKEE AND SOUTHEASTERN SMITH COUNTIES UNTIL 715 PM
CDT...

AT 608 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER
NEW SALEM...OR 15 MILES NORTHEAST OF RUSK...MOVING WEST AT 30 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
TYLER...JACKSONVILLE...WHITEHOUSE...RUSK...BULLARD...TROUP...
MOUNT SELMAN...MAYDELLE...REESE...PONTA...MIXON...SACUL...
NEW SALEM...NEW SUMMERFIELD...NOONDAY...GALLATIN...REKLAW...CUNEY...
CONCORD AND LILBERT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

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LAT...LON 3218 9546 3220 9547 3229 9538 3209 9475
      3172 9492 3178 9540 3183 9541 3185 9544
      3188 9543 3190 9544 3193 9542 3196 9545
      3199 9545 3201 9543 3204 9544 3205 9542
      3207 9544 3208 9542 3215 9548
TIME...MOT...LOC 2308Z 109DEG 25KT 3193 9494

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