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
928 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES  HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  IBERIA PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  EASTERN VERMILION PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
  ST. MARY PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  ST. MARTIN PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  EASTERN LAFAYETTE PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 1045 AM CDT

* AT 927 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SEVERE
  THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60
  MPH. THESE STORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR
  BUTTE LA ROSE TO NEAR FRESHWATER CITY...AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 40
  MPH. PENNY SIZE HAIL MAY ALSO ACCOMPANY THE DAMAGING WINDS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  LAFAYETTE...NEW IBERIA...MORGAN CITY...ABBEVILLE...CATAHOULA...
  BREAUX BRIDGE...FRANKLIN...ST. MARTINVILLE...PATTERSON...
  JEANERETTE...BERWICK...FORKED ISLAND...CYPREMORT POINT...PECAN
  ISLAND...BAYOU VISTA...INTRACOASTAL CITY...STEPHENSVILLE...BURNS
  POINT...AVERY ISLAND AND BELLE RIVER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE DAMAGING WINDS...DESTRUCTIVE HAIL...
DEADLY LIGHTNING AND VERY HEAVY RAIN. FOR YOUR PROTECTION...MOVE TO
AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS. HEAVY
RAINS FLOOD ROADS QUICKLY SO DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER
COVERS THE ROAD.

&&

LAT...LON 2951 9142 2939 9149 2963 9140 2941 9149
      2964 9157 2951 9190 2941 9185 2958 9205
      2957 9252 3038 9193 3036 9163 3010 9146
      3004 9122 2960 9107 2954 9129 2943 9123
      2948 9131 2933 9137
TIME...MOT...LOC 1427Z 305DEG 36KT 3032 9162 2956 9225

$$

ERICKSON



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