Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29
000
WWUS84 KLCH 252245
SPSLCH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
545 PM CDT MON JUL 25 2016

LAZ033-043-044-252330-
ST. LANDRY LA-ACADIA LA-LAFAYETTE LA-
545 PM CDT MON JUL 25 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN ST. LANDRY...
NORTHEASTERN ACADIA AND NORTHWESTERN LAFAYETTE PARISHES UNTIL 630 PM
CDT...

AT 545 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER
MIRE...OR NEAR CHURCH POINT...MOVING WEST AT 25 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LAFAYETTE...CROWLEY...EUNICE...SCOTT...RAYNE...CHURCH POINT...
SUNSET...DUSON...GRAND COTEAU...CANKTON...BRANCH...SAVOY...RICHARD...
MAXIE...MOWATA AND MIRE.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3021 9209 3023 9249 3053 9245 3054 9243
      3045 9203
TIME...MOT...LOC 2245Z 105DEG 24KT 3032 9215

$$

RUA



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.