Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
622 PM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

ARZ073-LAZ004-006-220100-
Union AR-Union LA-Claiborne LA-
622 PM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN UNION COUNTY...
NORTHWESTERN UNION AND NORTHEASTERN CLAIBORNE PARISHES UNTIL 700 PM
CST...

At 622 PM CST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Homer, moving northeast at 40 mph.

Dime size hail and winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Homer, Junction City, Wesson, Lisbon, Lillie, Hew Hope, Newell,
Antioch, Taylorville, Summerfield, Three Creeks, Corney Lake,
Lockhart, Lake Clairborne and Catesville.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 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
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

&&

A tornado watch remains in effect until 900 PM CST for south central
Arkansas...and north central and northwestern Louisiana.

LAT...LON 3271 9295 3282 9311 3325 9279 3306 9249
TIME...MOT...LOC 0022Z 220DEG 36KT 3284 9296

$$

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