Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
941 AM CST WED FEB 21 2018

LAZ018-211630-
Natchitoches LA-
941 AM CST WED FEB 21 2018

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN NATCHITOCHES PARISH
UNTIL 1030 AM CST...

At 941 AM CST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over
Kurthwood, or 9 miles north of Slagle, moving northeast at 30 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Kisatchie, Cloutierville, Melrose, Bellwood, Chopin, Bermuda, Aloha
and Gorum.

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.

This storm may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

&&

LAT...LON 3136 9299 3137 9303 3137 9324 3140 9324
      3173 9297 3168 9297 3168 9293 3166 9292
      3166 9290 3163 9291 3162 9290 3162 9287
      3160 9284 3160 9280 3156 9275 3155 9276
      3154 9275 3135 9298
TIME...MOT...LOC 1541Z 220DEG 24KT 3134 9316

$$

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