Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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WUUS54 KLCH 290211

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
911 PM CDT SUN MAY 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  Rapides Parish in central Louisiana...
  Evangeline Parish in central Louisiana...
  Northeastern Acadia Parish in southwestern Louisiana...
  Avoyelles Parish in central Louisiana...
  St. Landry Parish in central Louisiana...
  Northeastern Allen Parish in southwestern Louisiana...

* Until 1015 PM CDT

* At 910 PM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
  extending from Holloway to near Turkey Creek to 6 miles east of
  Mittie, moving southeast at 40 mph.

  HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated.

  IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
  Alexandria, Opelousas, Pineville, Eunice, Oakdale, Ville Platte,
  Marksville, Church Point, Bunkie, Mamou, Simmesport, Glenmora,
  Leonville, Melville, Moreauville, Cheneyville, Elizabeth, Turkey
  Creek, Palmetto and Bordelonville.


Prepare immediately for large hail and damaging winds. People outside
should move immediately to shelter inside a strong building. Stay
away from windows.

Intense thunderstorm lines can produce brief tornadoes and widespread
significant wind damage. Although a tornado is not immediately
likely, it is best to move to an interior room on the lowest floor of
a building. These storms may cause serious injury and significant
property damage.

Large hail and damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground
lightning is occurring with these storms. Move indoors immediately.
Lightning is one of nature`s leading killers. Remember, if you can
hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning.


LAT...LON 3133 9208 3132 9200 3122 9199 3123 9192
      3127 9195 3130 9191 3119 9168 3114 9172
      3105 9172 3098 9180 3086 9182 3071 9173
      3056 9176 3034 9223 3086 9298 3088 9283
      3095 9283 3105 9265 3142 9252 3148 9220
TIME...MOT...LOC 0210Z 297DEG 35KT 3139 9221 3091 9244 3073 9280



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