Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
208 AM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

LAC001-003-009-023-039-053-055-079-097-113-300730-
/O.CON.KLCH.SV.W.0071.000000T0000Z-170430T0730Z/
Cameron LA-Lafayette LA-Rapides LA-Jefferson Davis LA-Evangeline LA-
Acadia LA-Vermilion LA-Avoyelles LA-St. Landry LA-Allen LA-
208 AM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 230 AM CDT
FOR NORTHEASTERN CAMERON...NORTHWESTERN LAFAYETTE...RAPIDES...
JEFFERSON DAVIS...EVANGELINE...ACADIA...NORTHWESTERN VERMILION...
AVOYELLES...CENTRAL ST. LANDRY AND EASTERN ALLEN PARISHES...

At 207 AM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from 6 miles west of Rosefield to near Jena to Holloway to
Iota, moving northeast at 45 mph.

HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to
         roofs, siding, and trees.

Locations impacted include...
Alexandria, Opelousas, Pineville, Crowley, Eunice, Jennings, Rayne,
Oakdale, Ville Platte, Marksville, Church Point, Bunkie, Mamou,
Welsh, Lake Arthur, Basile, Iota, Gueydan, Glenmora and Elton.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

&&

A tornado watch remains in effect until 900 AM CDT for central, south
central and southwestern Louisiana.

LAT...LON 3133 9208 3132 9200 3122 9199 3123 9192
      3127 9195 3130 9191 3123 9180 3010 9220
      3010 9221 2991 9273 2999 9299 3008 9295
      3008 9289 3016 9289 3016 9292 3050 9277
      3090 9267 3124 9270 3140 9258 3148 9220
TIME...MOT...LOC 0707Z 183DEG 82KT 3190 9211 3164 9206 3139 9224 3033
9250

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

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