Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5
000
WUUS54 KLCH 252156
SVRLCH
LAC001-055-113-252300-
/O.NEW.KLCH.SV.W.0059.140825T2156Z-140825T2300Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
456 PM CDT MON AUG 25 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  WESTERN LAFAYETTE PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  THIS INCLUDES SCOTT...
  SOUTHEASTERN ACADIA PARISH IN SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA...
  THIS INCLUDES RAYNE...
  NORTHWESTERN VERMILION PARISH IN SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA...
  THIS INCLUDES...KAPLAN...GUEYDAN...

* UNTIL 600 PM CDT

* AT 455 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  SEVERE THUNDERSTORM...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL...AND
  DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH...6 MILES SOUTHEAST OF RAYNE...
  MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 20 MPH.

* THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  RIDGE AND MAURICE BY 500 PM CDT...
  INDIAN BAYOU BY 510 PM CDT...
  MEAUX BY 520 PM CDT...
  LYONS POINT BY 530 PM CDT...
  KAPLAN BY 535 PM CDT...
  WRIGHT AND RICEVILLE BY 550 PM CDT...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH...
DESTRUCTIVE HAIL...DEADLY LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAIN. STAY INDOORS...
AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

RADAR INDICATED SOME ROTATION WITH THIS STORM AND THE PUBLIC
REPORTED A POSSIBLE FUNNEL CLOUD WITH 50 MPH ON THE NORTHWEST SIDE
OF THE CITY OF LAFAYETTE. SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE TORNADOES
WITH LITTLE WARNING.

&&

PLEASE REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AT
337-477-5285 EXTENSION 1.

LAT...LON 2988 9229 3006 9258 3032 9220 3020 9204
TIME...MOT...LOC 2155Z 042DEG 18KT 3019 9219

$$

07






USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.