Severe Weather Statement
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Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
358 AM CST MON FEB 20 2017

TXC073-183-347-401-423-201030-
/O.CON.KSHV.SV.W.0022.000000T0000Z-170220T1030Z/
Smith TX-Rusk TX-Nacogdoches TX-Gregg TX-Cherokee TX-
358 AM CST MON FEB 20 2017

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 430 AM CST
FOR SOUTHEASTERN SMITH...WESTERN RUSK...NORTHWESTERN NACOGDOCHES...
SOUTHWESTERN GREGG AND CENTRAL CHEROKEE COUNTIES...

At 357 AM CST, a line of severe thunderstorms extended from near
Gladewater southward to Alto, moving northeast at 50 mph.

HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

Locations impacted include...
Jacksonville, Henderson, Kilgore, Whitehouse, Gladewater, Rusk,
Overton, Troup, Alto, New London, Arp, Ponta, New Salem, Liberty
City, Joinerville, Sacul, Mixon, Turnertown, New Summerfield and
Cushing.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

Continuous cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Move indoors immediately. Lightning is one of nature`s leading
killers. Remember, if you can hear thunder, you are close enough to
be struck by lightning.

&&

LAT...LON 3250 9528 3254 9502 3252 9501 3255 9494
      3221 9481 3191 9479 3170 9485 3157 9516
      3159 9517 3158 9526 3169 9524 3207 9523
      3226 9523 3237 9524
TIME...MOT...LOC 0957Z 243DEG 45KT 3258 9486

HAIL...0.75IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

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