Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
518 PM CDT TUE JUL 26 2016

LAZ029-032-033-262300-
EVANGELINE LA-ST. LANDRY LA-AVOYELLES LA-
518 PM CDT TUE JUL 26 2016

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...

AT 518 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER
MORROW...MOVING WEST AT 20 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
VILLE PLATTE...MORROW...BIG CANE...BAYOU CHICOT...INDIAN LAKE...
CHICOT STATE PARK...WHITEVILLE...GOUDEAU...
GRAND PRAIRIE AND ST. LANDRY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3088 9201 3070 9200 3064 9237 3095 9237
TIME...MOT...LOC 2218Z 087DEG 16KT 3079 9210

$$

RUA



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