Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
1228 PM CDT SAT APR 29 2017

LAZ027-TXZ260-291815-
Vernon LA-Northern Newton TX-
1228 PM CDT SAT APR 29 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN VERNON PARISH IN
WEST CENTRAL LOUISIANA AND NORTHEASTERN NEWTON COUNTIES UNTIL 115 PM
CDT...

At 1228 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Burkeville, moving north at 40 mph.

Half inch hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Anacoco, Toledo Bend Dam, Burkeville, Hornbeck, Kurthwood, Burr
Ferry, Mayflower and Wiergate.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3096 9356 3101 9377 3117 9375 3118 9360
      3117 9358 3120 9355 3123 9354 3124 9356
      3125 9354 3128 9353 3128 9344 3136 9339
      3136 9313
TIME...MOT...LOC 1728Z 202DEG 34KT 3107 9362

$$

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