Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
1233 AM CST SUN FEB 25 2018

TXZ180-259-260-250730-
Northern Newton TX-Northern Jasper TX-Tyler TX-
1233 AM CST SUN FEB 25 2018

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN TYLER...NORTHERN
NEWTON AND NORTHEASTERN JASPER COUNTIES UNTIL 130 AM CST...

At 1232 AM CST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over
Spurger, or near Fred, moving northeast at 40 mph.

Half inch hail and wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with this
storm.

Locations impacted include...
Jasper, Newton, Fred, Town Bluff, Burkeville, Browndell, Farrsville,
Magnolia Springs, Mayflower, Mt. Union, Spurger, Jamestown,
Roganville, Harrisburg, Stringtown and Wiergate.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

&&

LAT...LON 3114 9400 3117 9380 3092 9354 3092 9355
      3090 9355 3089 9357 3087 9357 3056 9416
      3066 9434
TIME...MOT...LOC 0632Z 221DEG 35KT 3067 9420

$$

K. Kuyper



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