Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
436 PM CDT MON MAY 30 2016

LAZ005-006-014-302215-
UNION LA-OUACHITA LA-LINCOLN LA-
436 PM CDT MON MAY 30 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN UNION...NORTHEASTERN
LINCOLN AND NORTHEASTERN OUACHITA PARISHES UNTIL 515 PM CDT...

AT 432 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 9 MILES SOUTH OF
FARMERVILLE TO NEAR STERLINGTON...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MONROE...SWARTZ...FARMERVILLE...STERLINGTON...MARION...DOWNSVILLE...
LOCH LOMON...BAYOU D ARBONNE LAKE...HAILE...D ARBONNE...GUTHRIE...
SPENCER...DESHARD...FAIRBANKS...ROCKY BRANCH...
LINVILLE AND PERRYVILLE.

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.

IF ON OR NEAR EASTERN PORTIONS OF LAKE D`ARBONNE...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 3260 9193 3259 9256 3288 9249 3289 9208
      3284 9206 3283 9207 3280 9205 3276 9206
      3274 9205 3273 9207 3269 9205 3270 9204
      3271 9204 3270 9202 3271 9197 3266 9194
      3266 9191
TIME...MOT...LOC 2132Z 128DEG 17KT 3264 9241 3265 9207

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