Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
722 PM CDT MON JUN 27 2016

LAZ010>012-017-018-TXZ149>153-166-167-280100-
RED RIVER LA-DE SOTO LA-SABINE LA-NATCHITOCHES LA-BIENVILLE LA-
SAN AUGUSTINE TX-CHEROKEE TX-RUSK TX-SABINE TX-NACOGDOCHES TX-
SHELBY TX-PANOLA TX-
722 PM CDT MON JUN 27 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN BIENVILLE...DE
SOTO...NORTHWESTERN NATCHITOCHES...CENTRAL RED RIVER AND NORTHWESTERN
SABINE PARISHES...NORTHWESTERN SABINE...SOUTHERN RUSK...SOUTHERN
PANOLA...NORTHERN SAN AUGUSTINE...NACOGDOCHES...SHELBY AND
SOUTHEASTERN CHEROKEE COUNTIES UNTIL 800 PM CDT...

AT 721 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 8 MILES SOUTHWEST OF
RINGGOLD TO NEAR JOAQUIN TO NEAR MINDEN...AND MOVING SOUTH AT 20 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NACOGDOCHES...CENTER...MANSFIELD...SAN AUGUSTINE...COUSHATTA...
ZWOLLE...LOGANSPORT...TENAHA...TIMPSON...GARRISON...JOAQUIN...
CONVERSE...DOUGLASS...PATROON...MELROSE...TRAWICK...NEUVILLE...
SHELBYVILLE...BLAND LAKE AND WODEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

THESE STORMS 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.

IF ON OR NEAR TOLEDO BEND...GET OUT OF THE WATER AND MOVE INDOORS OR
INSIDE A VEHICLE. REMEMBER...LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE OUT TO 15 MILES
FROM THE PARENT THUNDERSTORM. IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE
CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. MOVE TO SAFE SHELTER NOW.
DO NOT BE CAUGHT ON THE WATER IN A THUNDERSTORM.

&&

LAT...LON 3150 9484 3153 9487 3151 9489 3154 9509
      3208 9486 3197 9408 3231 9327 3178 9334
      3141 9422
TIME...MOT...LOC 0021Z 011DEG 29KT 3223 9337 3193 9410 3203 9480

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