Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
713 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

LAZ028-029-032-033-042>045-052-074-280115-
JEFFERSON DAVIS LA-EVANGELINE LA-RAPIDES LA-ST. LANDRY LA-
EAST CAMERON LA-ACADIA LA-AVOYELLES LA-UPPER ST. MARTIN LA-
VERMILION LA-LAFAYETTE LA-
713 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...

AT 711 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG
A LINE EXTENDING FROM DEVILLE TO NEAR WHITEVILLE TO NEAR MORSE TO
NEAR GRAND CHENIER. MOVEMENT WAS EAST AT 30 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LAFAYETTE...OPELOUSAS...CROWLEY...ABBEVILLE...EUNICE...JENNINGS...
SCOTT...BREAUX BRIDGE...RAYNE...CARENCRO...VILLE PLATTE...
MARKSVILLE...KAPLAN...CHURCH POINT...BUNKIE...MAMOU...LAKE ARTHUR...
SIMMESPORT...IOTA AND GUEYDAN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM CDT FOR
SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA.

LAT...LON 3133 9208 3134 9203 3122 9199 3123 9192
      3130 9191 3120 9169 3107 9171 3098 9180
      3086 9182 3071 9173 3050 9175 3050 9171
      3024 9184 2957 9258 2978 9324 3021 9265
      3080 9236 3142 9222 3144 9216
TIME...MOT...LOC 0011Z 260DEG 25KT 3136 9215 3076 9217 3015 9247 2977
9304

$$

JONES



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