Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
944 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES  HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  BEAUREGARD PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
  VERNON PARISH IN WEST CENTRAL LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 1015 PM CDT

* AT 943 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 7 MILES SOUTH OF MANY TO NEAR BANCROFT...AND MOVING
  EAST AT 35 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  LEESVILLE...ROSEPINE...MERRYVILLE...ANACOCO...DE RIDDER...FORT
  POLK...FIELDS...SINGER...SLAGLE...DERIDDER...NEW LLANO...
  HORNBECK...BIVENS...CRAVENS...LONGVILLE...HUTTON...KURTHWOOD...
  TULLA...JUNCTION AND BANCROFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE AREA. ALTHOUGH A TORNADO IS
NOT IMMEDIATELY LIKELY...IF ONE IS SPOTTED...ACT QUICKLY AND MOVE TO
A PLACE OF SAFETY IN A STURDY STRUCTURE...SUCH AS A BASEMENT OR SMALL
INTERIOR ROOM.

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.

&&

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 200 AM CDT FOR SOUTHWESTERN
LOUISIANA AND SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS.

LAT...LON 3133 9290 3132 9288 3055 9315 3051 9371
      3053 9373 3066 9367 3069 9362 3076 9362
      3082 9355 3089 9357 3094 9353 3100 9358
      3103 9351 3109 9356 3112 9354 3124 9355
      3127 9354 3128 9344 3136 9339 3136 9304
TIME...MOT...LOC 0243Z 256DEG 31KT 3145 9347 3059 9373

$$

ERICKSON



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