Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
954 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

ARZ070-071-LAZ001-002-TXZ126-300345-
MILLER AR-LAFAYETTE AR-BOSSIER LA-CADDO LA-MARION TX-
954 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN LAFAYETTE AND SOUTH
CENTRAL MILLER COUNTIES...NORTHWESTERN CADDO...NORTHWESTERN BOSSIER
PARISHES IN NORTHWESTERN LOUISIANA AND NORTHEASTERN MARION COUNTIES
UNTIL 1045 PM CDT...

AT 954 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM
NEAR OIL CITY...OR 23 MILES SOUTHEAST OF ATLANTA...MOVING NORTHEAST
AT 30 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
VIVIAN...OIL CITY...HOSSTON...RODESSA...IDA...GILLIAM...GRAY...CANALE...
KIBLAH AND PLEASANT VALLEY.

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.

&&

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1000 PM CDT FOR SOUTHWESTERN
ARKANSAS...NORTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...AND NORTHEASTERN TEXAS.

LAT...LON 3288 9406 3288 9404 3291 9404 3316 9392
      3302 9361 3270 9392 3279 9410
TIME...MOT...LOC 0254Z 210DEG 26KT 3282 9396

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