Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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WUUS54 KLCH 180236
SVRLCH
TXC245-180300-
/O.NEW.KLCH.SV.W.0005.150418T0236Z-150418T0300Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
936 PM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES  HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  JEFFERSON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...

* UNTIL 1000 PM CDT

* AT 934 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SEVERE
  THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND DAMAGING
  WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THESE STORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM NEAR WINNIE TO 24 MILES SOUTH OF SABINE PASS...AND
  MOVING EAST AT 40 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  BEAUMONT...PORT ARTHUR...NEDERLAND...NOME...SABINE PASS...CENTRAL
  GARDENS...HAMSHIRE...CHINA...LA BELLE...PORT ACRES...SOUTHEAST
  TEXAS REGIONAL AIRPORT...FANNETT...STOWELL...WINNIE AND SEA RIM
  STATE PARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE DAMAGING WINDS...DESTRUCTIVE HAIL...
DEADLY LIGHTNING AND VERY HEAVY RAIN. FOR YOUR PROTECTION...MOVE TO
AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS. HEAVY
RAINS FLOOD ROADS QUICKLY SO DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER
COVERS THE ROAD.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3008 9444 3012 9407 3009 9409 3007 9403
      3003 9403 3003 9400 3001 9400 2990 9390
      2986 9393 2985 9392 2985 9394 2981 9395
      2968 9384 2968 9404 2959 9427 2971 9436
      2989 9436 2989 9444
TIME...MOT...LOC 0234Z 261DEG 33KT 2990 9441 2939 9403

$$

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