Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
212 PM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

LAZ032-033-043-242000-
EVANGELINE LA-ST. LANDRY LA-ACADIA LA-
212 PM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...

AT 210 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A CLUSTER OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS FROM LAWTELL TO BASILE...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 10 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS OF 30 TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
OPELOUSAS...EUNICE...VILLE PLATTE...MAMOU...BASILE...CHATAIGNIER...
SWORDS...LAWTELL...SAVOY...DURALDE...MOWATA...
PRAIRIE RONDE AND RICHARD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

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LAT...LON 3052 9211 3035 9244 3045 9262 3048 9263
      3079 9221
TIME...MOT...LOC 1910Z 122DEG 7KT 3054 9228

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