Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
316 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES  HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  SOUTH CENTRAL ST. LANDRY PARISH IN CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  EASTERN ACADIA PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
  NORTHWESTERN LAFAYETTE PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 400 AM CDT

* AT 315 AM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR RAYNE...
  MOVING NORTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

  HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND HALF DOLLAR SIZE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE
           TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  CROWLEY...RAYNE...CHURCH POINT...CANKTON...BRANCH...MIRE AND RICHARD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3013 9232 3026 9246 3049 9225 3035 9206
TIME...MOT...LOC 0815Z 226DEG 10KT 3025 9233

HAIL...1.25IN
WIND...60MPH

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