Severe Weather Statement
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Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
1124 PM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017

LAC031-081-250433-
/O.CAN.KSHV.TO.W.0028.000000T0000Z-170325T0430Z/
De Soto LA-Red River LA-
1124 PM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017

...THE TORNADO WARNING FOR SOUTHEASTERN DE SOTO AND NORTHERN RED
RIVER PARISHES IS CANCELLED...

The tornadic thunderstorm which prompted the warning has moved out
of the warned area. Therefore, the warning has been cancelled.

A severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 300 AM CDT for
northwestern Louisiana.

LAT...LON 3224 9333 3224 9340 3226 9340 3230 9342
      3241 9335 3232 9319
TIME...MOT...LOC 0423Z 224DEG 34KT 3233 9332

$$

LAC013-015-250430-
/O.CON.KSHV.TO.W.0028.000000T0000Z-170325T0430Z/
Bienville LA-Bossier LA-
1124 PM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017

...A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1130 PM CDT FOR WEST
CENTRAL BIENVILLE AND SOUTHEASTERN BOSSIER PARISHES...

At 1124 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located just west of Ringgold, or 19 miles south of Minden,
moving northeast at 40 mph.

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.

This tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of
west central Bienville and southeastern Bossier Parishes, including
the following locations: Jamestown.

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 3224 9333 3224 9340 3226 9340 3230 9342
      3241 9335 3232 9319
TIME...MOT...LOC 0423Z 224DEG 34KT 3233 9332

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

$$

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