Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
1023 PM CDT THU JUN 22 2017

TXZ180-259-260-230415-
Northern Newton TX-Northern Jasper TX-Tyler TX-
1023 PM CDT THU JUN 22 2017

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...

At 1023 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over
Mt. Union, or 8 miles west of Kirbyville, moving northeast at 15 mph.

Half inch hail and winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Newton, Kirbyville, Call, Jamestown, Roganville, Magnolia Springs,
Mt. Union and Bleakwood.

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.

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LAT...LON 3053 9405 3071 9417 3096 9382 3069 9363
TIME...MOT...LOC 0323Z 240DEG 15KT 3068 9405

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