Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
824 PM CDT TUE MAY 23 2017

LAZ006-014-240215-
Ouachita LA-Union LA-
824 PM CDT TUE MAY 23 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN UNION AND OUACHITA
PARISHES UNTIL 915 PM CDT...

At 822 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from 7 miles northwest of Sterlington to 11 miles
southwest of Claiborne. Movement was east at 35 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Monroe, Claiborne, West Monroe, Swartz, Brownsville-Bawcom,
Brownsville-Bawcomville, Richwood, Sterlington, Drew, Haile,
Millhaven, Folksville, Rocky Branch, Mineral Springs, Guthrie,
Deshard, Fairbanks, Perryville, Calhoun and Loch Lomon.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

These storms may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

&&

LAT...LON 3249 9194 3245 9194 3237 9200 3243 9242
      3250 9242 3284 9218 3285 9206 3276 9206
      3274 9205 3273 9207 3269 9205 3270 9204
      3270 9203 3271 9204 3271 9197 3266 9194
      3266 9191 3260 9193 3251 9190
TIME...MOT...LOC 0122Z 282DEG 30KT 3278 9215 3246 9237

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