Tornado Warning
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
000
WFUS54 KLCH 031659
TORLCH
LAC023-TXC245-361-031730-
/O.NEW.KLCH.TO.W.0031.161203T1659Z-161203T1730Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
1059 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN CAMERON PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
  SOUTHEASTERN ORANGE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...
  EAST CENTRAL JEFFERSON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...

* UNTIL 1130 AM CST

* AT 1058 AM CST...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A
  TORNADO WAS LOCATED OVER PORT ARTHUR...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 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...
  GROVES AND PORT NECHES AROUND 1110 AM CST.
  BRIDGE CITY AROUND 1120 AM CST.
  ORANGEFIELD AROUND 1125 AM CST.
  WEST ORANGE AROUND 1130 AM CST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE COVER NOW! MOVE TO 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.

&&

LAT...LON 2990 9409 3014 9380 2992 9364 2985 9379
      2997 9376 3000 9379 2998 9383 2999 9386
      2997 9384 2986 9393 2981 9388 2985 9394
      2983 9395 2982 9392 2981 9395 2980 9394
      2981 9393 2978 9394 2976 9398
TIME...MOT...LOC 1658Z 233DEG 26KT 2988 9396

TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED
HAIL...<.75IN

$$

MM


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