Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
650 PM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

LAZ001-002-011-260030-
RED RIVER LA-BOSSIER LA-CADDO LA-
650 PM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN CADDO...SOUTHEASTERN
BOSSIER AND NORTHWESTERN RED RIVER PARISHES UNTIL 730 PM CDT...

AT 649 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 13
MILES NEAR TAYLORTOWN AND ELM GROVE...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 10 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SHREVEPORT...BOSSIER CITY...HAUGHTON...FORBING...ROBSON...MC DADE...
SLIGO...CASPIANA...NINOCK...TAYLORTOWN...CURTIS...
KORAN AND ELM GROVE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND
TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3219 9354 3219 9357 3221 9360 3228 9362
      3232 9366 3232 9370 3233 9370 3240 9377
      3252 9348 3233 9341 3231 9343 3228 9341
      3226 9341 3224 9342 3224 9338 3222 9337
      3216 9352
TIME...MOT...LOC 2349Z 153DEG 10KT 3226 9351

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