Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
1222 AM CDT SAT MAR 25 2017

LAC049-250530-
/O.CON.KSHV.TO.W.0030.000000T0000Z-170325T0530Z/
Jackson LA-
1222 AM CDT SAT MAR 25 2017

...A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1230 AM CDT FOR
NORTHEASTERN JACKSON PARISH...

At 1222 AM CDT, a severe squall line capable of producing both
tornadoes and straight line wind damage was located 15 miles
southeast of Ruston, or just southwest of Eros, moving northeast at
45 mph. The radar based rotation has weakened in the last few
minutes, but could quickly redevelop shortly.

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.

Locations impacted include...
Chatham and Eros.

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.

Heavy rainfall may hide this tornado. Do not wait to see or hear the
tornado. TAKE COVER NOW!

Tornadoes are extremely difficult to see and confirm at night. Do not
wait to see or hear the tornado. TAKE COVER NOW!

&&

LAT...LON 3231 9247 3237 9254 3245 9242 3244 9241
      3242 9242 3241 9242 3239 9240 3228 9237
TIME...MOT...LOC 0521Z 228DEG 37KT 3237 9244

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

$$

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