Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
426 PM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

LAZ028-292215-
RAPIDES LA-
426 PM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHEASTERN RAPIDES PARISH UNTIL
515 PM CDT...

AT 426 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER
TIOGA...OR NEAR PINEVILLE...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 25 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ALEXANDRIA...PINEVILLE...BOYCE...LENA...
ALEXANDRIA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...BALL...KOLIN...LIBUSE...GARDNER...
KINGSVILLE...FLATWOODS...PARADISE...ESLER REGIONAL AIRPORT...TIOGA...
TIMBER TRAILS...WOODWORTH AND FOREST HILL.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3149 9270 3150 9268 3147 9269 3147 9271
      3145 9271 3145 9268 3143 9269 3141 9268
      3140 9269 3140 9267 3139 9266 3147 9218
      3102 9249 3139 9291 3139 9289 3142 9287
      3142 9285 3144 9281 3152 9272
TIME...MOT...LOC 2126Z 122DEG 24KT 3136 9247

$$

K. KUYPER



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