Tornado Warning
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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WFUS54 KLCH 200055
TORLCH
LAC113-200130-
/O.NEW.KLCH.TO.W.0024.160520T0055Z-160520T0130Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
755 PM CDT THU MAY 19 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES  HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN VERMILION PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 830 PM CDT

* AT 754 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A
  TORNADO WAS LOCATED NEAR FORKED ISLAND...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40
  MPH.

  HAZARD...TORNADO.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED ROTATION.

  IMPACT...FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT
           SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES WILL BE DAMAGED OR DESTROYED.
           DAMAGE TO ROOFS...WINDOWS...AND VEHICLES WILL OCCUR.  TREE
           DAMAGE IS LIKELY.

* THIS DANGEROUS STORM WILL BE NEAR...
  KAPLAN AND ESTHER AROUND 805 PM CDT.
  MEAUX AND HENRY AROUND 815 PM CDT.
  ABBEVILLE AND ERATH AROUND 820 PM CDT.
  DELCAMBRE AROUND 825 PM CDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE COVER NOW! MOVE TO A BASEMENT OR AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST
FLOOR OF A STURDY BUILDING. AVOID WINDOWS. IF YOU ARE OUTDOORS...IN A
MOBILE HOME...OR IN A VEHICLE...MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL
SHELTER AND PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.

TORNADOES ARE EXTREMELY DIFFICULT TO SEE AND CONFIRM AT NIGHT. DO NOT
WAIT TO SEE OR HEAR THE TORNADO. TAKE COVER NOW.

THIS CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS IS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING TORNADOES AND
WIDESPREAD SIGNIFICANT WIND DAMAGE. DO NOT WAIT TO SEE OR HEAR THE
TORNADO. FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST
FLOOR OF A BUILDING.

&&

LAT...LON 2995 9245 3012 9209 3011 9209 3010 9208
      3008 9207 3007 9206 3003 9196 2999 9198
      2999 9199 2990 9198 2978 9237
TIME...MOT...LOC 0054Z 246DEG 34KT 2990 9234

TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED
HAIL...0.00IN

$$

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