Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
341 PM CDT MON OCT 13 2014

LAZ052>054-132145-
VERMILION LA-IBERIA LA-ST. MARY LA-
341 PM CDT MON OCT 13 2014

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR VERMILION...ST. MARY AND IBERIA
PARISHES UNTIL 445 PM CDT...

AT 336 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 8 MILES
NORTHEAST OF ABBEVILLE TO INTRACOASTAL CITY...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 50
MPH.

THE LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT AREAS IN AND AROUND...
DELCAMBRE...CYPREMORT POINT...AVERY ISLAND...WEEKS ISLAND...COTE
BLANCHE ISLAND AND LYDIA.

THE PRIMARY THREATS FROM THESE STORMS ARE FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND WIND
GUSTS TO NEAR 50 MPH...WHICH COULD DOWN TREE LIMBS AND BLOW AROUND
UNSECURED SMALL OBJECTS. SEEK SHELTER IN A SAFE HOME OR BUILDING
UNTIL THESE STORMS HAVE PASSED.

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 700 PM CDT MONDAY EVENING FOR
SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA AND SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

LAT...LON 2952 9198 2957 9204 2956 9236 2995 9224
      2997 9165 2973 9171 2974 9176 2971 9185
      2976 9189 2982 9184 2982 9197 2972 9213
      2970 9209 2967 9212 2963 9211 2962 9194
      2965 9190 2960 9176 2950 9176

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K. KUYPER





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