Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
258 PM CDT WED MAR 29 2017

TXZ180-201-215-216-259-261-292100-
Orange TX-Jefferson TX-Hardin TX-Northern Jasper TX-
Southern Jasper TX-Tyler TX-
258 PM CDT WED MAR 29 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN JEFFERSON...
SOUTHEASTERN TYLER...EASTERN HARDIN...NORTHWESTERN ORANGE AND
SOUTHEASTERN JASPER COUNTIES UNTIL 400 PM CDT...

At 258 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
China, or 8 miles west of Beaumont, moving northeast at 50 mph.

Nickel size hail and wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Beaumont, Lumberton, Silsbee, Buna, Evadale, Bevil Oaks, China,
Lakeview, Caney Head and Weiss Bluff.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

A tornado watch remains in effect until 900 PM CDT for southeastern
Texas.

LAT...LON 3066 9412 3063 9388 3055 9388 2993 9422
      3000 9440
TIME...MOT...LOC 1958Z 204DEG 42KT 3005 9428

$$

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