Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
651 PM CDT WED MAY 25 2016

LAZ006-014-260030-
UNION LA-OUACHITA LA-
651 PM CDT WED MAY 25 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN UNION AND
NORTHEASTERN OUACHITA PARISHES UNTIL 730 PM CDT...

AT 650 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM
NEAR FARMERVILLE...OR 16 MILES NORTHWEST OF CLAIBORNE...MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SWARTZ...STERLINGTON...LOCH LOMON...SPENCER...DESHARD...FAIRBANKS...
ROCKY BRANCH...GUTHRIE AND PERRYVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND
TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3259 9232 3271 9240 3278 9206 3276 9206
      3274 9205 3273 9207 3270 9205 3269 9205
      3270 9204 3271 9204 3270 9202 3271 9197
      3268 9197 3266 9194
TIME...MOT...LOC 2350Z 308DEG 7KT 3276 9231

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