Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1148 AM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015

LAZ004-005-012-013-301745-
CLAIBORNE LA-LINCOLN LA-BIENVILLE LA-JACKSON LA-
1148 AM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTH CENTRAL CLAIBORNE...EASTERN
BIENVILLE...NORTHERN JACKSON AND LINCOLN PARISHES UNTIL 1245 PM
CDT...

AT 1146 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 11
MILES SOUTH OF GIBSLAND...OR 19 MILES NORTHWEST OF JONESBORO...MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM. BOATERS
ON LAKE BISTENUAU SHOULD ALREADY BE ON SHORE AND REMAIN SO UNTIL THE
STORM HAS WELL PASSED TO THE EAST.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
RUSTON...GRAMBLING...ARCADIA...GIBSLAND...DUBACH...CHOUDRANT...
SIMSBORO...VIENNA...LUCKY...BIENVILLE...QUITMAN...EROS...BRYCELAND...
MOUNT LEBANON...D ARBONNE...MOUNT ZION...SAILES...BRICE...UNIONVILLE
AND LIBERTY HILL.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3221 9306 3245 9323 3246 9322 3245 9316
      3248 9315 3248 9316 3250 9316 3276 9273
      3276 9267 3272 9255 3272 9252 3267 9252
      3267 9242 3241 9242 3238 9239 3237 9239
TIME...MOT...LOC 1646Z 233DEG 40KT 3237 9301

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