Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
726 PM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

LAZ011-012-018-260115-
RED RIVER LA-NATCHITOCHES LA-BIENVILLE LA-
726 PM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN BIENVILLE...NORTH
CENTRAL NATCHITOCHES AND NORTHEASTERN RED RIVER PARISHES UNTIL 815 PM
CDT...

AT 725 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG COMPLEX OF
THUNDERSTORMS 16 MILES SOUTHEAST OF RINGGOLD...OR 21 MILES WEST OF
JONESBORO...MOVING WEST AT 20 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
COUSHATTA...RINGGOLD...MARTIN...GOLDONNA...HALL SUMMIT...SALINE...
LUCKY...ASHLAND...CASTOR...EDGEFIELD...BIENVILLE...JAMESTOWN...
CHESTNUT...ARMISTEAD AND WOMACK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

THESE STORMS MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO
AND TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3234 9293 3201 9294 3199 9341 3236 9340
TIME...MOT...LOC 0025Z 099DEG 17KT 3218 9306

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