Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
651 PM CDT MON AUG 25 2014

LAZ027-TXZ180-201-259>261-260100-
HARDIN TX-NORTHERN JASPER TX-NORTHERN NEWTON TX-TYLER TX-VERNON LA-
SOUTHERN JASPER TX-
651 PM CDT MON AUG 25 2014

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR VERNON PARISH...SIGNIFICANT
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR HARDIN...NEWTON...TYLER AND JASPER COUNTIES
UNTIL 800 PM CDT...

AT 649 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
DEVELOPING LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS FROM 29 MILES NORTHEAST OF
JASPER TO BUNA...MOVING WEST AT 20 MPH.

* THE LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  TOWN BLUFF BY 700 PM...
  SPURGER BY 710 PM...
  FRED BY 720 PM...
  CANEY HEAD AND BROWNDELL BY 740 PM...
  EBENEZER BY 755 PM...
  WOODVILLE BY 800 PM...

THE PRIMARY THREATS FROM THESE STORMS ARE FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND WIND
GUSTS TO NEAR 40 MPH...WHICH COULD DOWN TREE LIMBS AND BLOW AROUND
UNSECURED SMALL OBJECTS. SEEK SHELTER IN A SAFE HOME OR BUILDING
UNTIL THESE STORMS HAVE PASSED.

THESE STORMS COULD PRODUCE RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE TO TWO INCHES IN A
SHORT PERIOD OF TIME...RESULTING IN PONDING OF WATER AROUND LOW LYING
ROADWAYS. REMEMBER...DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO WATER COVERED
ROADWAYS. THE DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW A SAFE CROSSING.

LAT...LON 3107 9429 3112 9405 3114 9404 3116 9392
      3118 9363 3127 9354 3126 9349 3122 9355
      3122 9356 3101 9384 3076 9405 3058 9402
      3044 9391 3045 9432 3069 9443 3087 9445

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RUA





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