Tornado Warning
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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/O.NEW.KLCH.TO.W.0024.170330T0127Z-170330T0200Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Tornado Warning
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
827 PM CDT WED MAR 29 2017

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
  South central Rapides Parish in central Louisiana...
  Northwestern Evangeline Parish in central Louisiana...
  Northeastern Allen Parish in southwestern Louisiana...

* Until 900 PM CDT

* At 827 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
  was located near Oakdale, moving northeast at 25 mph.

  HAZARD...Tornado.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated rotation.

  IMPACT...Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without
           shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed.
           Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur.  Tree
           damage is likely.

* This dangerous storm will be near...
  Glenmora around 845 PM CDT.

Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include
Mcnary.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement or an interior room on the lowest
floor of a sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a
mobile home, or in a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter
and protect yourself from flying debris.

&&

LAT...LON 3081 9262 3084 9268 3105 9262 3098 9242
TIME...MOT...LOC 0127Z 209DEG 21KT 3087 9262

TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED
HAIL...<.75IN

$$

TWH



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