Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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WUUS54 KLCH 271429
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LAC045-101-113-271530-
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
929 AM CDT WED APR 27 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES  HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  VERMILION PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
  IBERIA PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  NORTHWESTERN ST. MARY PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 1030 AM CDT

* AT 928 AM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM KAPLAN TO NEAR FRESHWATER CITY TO 20 MILES SOUTH OF
  PECAN ISLAND...MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

  HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  NEW IBERIA...ABBEVILLE...JEANERETTE...KAPLAN...CYPREMORT POINT...PECAN
  ISLAND...FORKED ISLAND...AVERY ISLAND...INTRACOASTAL CITY...FRESHWATER
  CITY...ERATH...DELCAMBRE...MEAUX...COTE BLANCHE ISLAND...WRIGHT...ESTHER...
  ACADIANA REGIONAL AIRPORT...HENRY...LYDIA AND LAKE FAUSSE POINTE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

DAMAGING WINDS AND CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING
WITH THESE STORMS. MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY.
LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURES LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN
HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

&&

LAT...LON 2962 9202 2962 9204 2961 9205 2952 9198
      2958 9205 2953 9231 2957 9259 3003 9246
      3005 9162 2974 9162 2970 9184 2963 9179
      2971 9185 2970 9186 2955 9172 2948 9181
      2951 9190 2943 9183
TIME...MOT...LOC 1428Z 256DEG 30KT 2999 9230 2958 9233 2935 9246

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

TINGLER


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