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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
448 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

ARC061-081-133-232200-
/O.CON.KSHV.SV.W.0145.000000T0000Z-140723T2200Z/
HOWARD AR-LITTLE RIVER AR-SEVIER AR-
448 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 500 PM CDT
FOR SEVIER...LITTLE RIVER AND HOWARD COUNTIES...

AT 448 PM CDT...USING DOPPLER RADAR...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
METEOROLOGISTS CONTINUED TO DETECT A LINE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DESTRUCTIVE WINDS IN EXCESS OF 70 MPH.  THESE
STORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM WEST OTIS TO BELLVIEW
TO CORINTH...OR ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM HORATIO TO 10 MILES EAST
OF HORATIO TO NASHVILLE...MOVING SOUTH AT 60 MPH.

OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
CENTRAL...CERROGORDO...OAK GROVE...WINTHROP...BEN LOMOND...MINERAL
SPRINGS...BROWNTOWN...ALLEENE...ARKINDA...TOLLETTE...WILTON...
WALLACE...SARATOGA...RICHMOND...RED BLUFF...MILLWOOD...FOREMAN...
ASHDOWN AND ARDEN

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THESE STORMS HAVE A HISTORY OF PRODUCING WIDESPREAD WIND DAMAGE
ACROSS WESTERN ARKANSAS. THIS IS AN EXTREMELY DANGEROUS SITUATION.
SEEK SHELTER NOW INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY FROM
WINDOWS.

DAMAGING WINDS UP TO 70 MPH HAS BEEN REPORTED IN THE CITY OF
DEQUEEN...WITH A 59 MPH WIND GUST RECORDED AT 441 PM AT THE HELMS
DEQUEEN AIRPORT WEST OF TOWN. THESE ARE DANGEROUS STORMS...SEEK SAFE
SHELTER AND STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM CDT
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS AND SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA.

&&

LAT...LON 3426 9392 3419 9391 3418 9381 3377 9383
      3375 9384 3375 9395 3367 9397 3365 9389
      3360 9387 3360 9446 3364 9445 3364 9449
      3420 9447 3420 9425 3427 9424 3428 9425
TIME...MOT...LOC 2146Z 010DEG 51KT 3395 9445 3392 9418
          3400 9385

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