Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA
WFUS54 KLCH 210647
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
1247 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017
The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a
* Tornado Warning for...
Northeastern St. Landry Parish in central Louisiana...
* Until 115 AM CST
* At 1247 AM CST, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a
tornado was located near Grand Prairie, or 9 miles south of Morrow,
moving northeast at 35 mph.
SOURCE...Radar indicated rotation.
IMPACT...Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without
shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed.
Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree
damage is likely.
* This dangerous storm will be near...
Lebeau around 100 AM CST.
Palmetto around 105 AM CST.
Bayou Current around 115 AM CST.
TAKE COVER NOW! Move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a mobile
home, or in a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter and
protect yourself from flying debris.
LAT...LON 3078 9177 3060 9213 3066 9218 3085 9197
3085 9183 3081 9181
TIME...MOT...LOC 0647Z 231DEG 31KT 3069 9208