Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
531 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

TXZ180-259-271130-
NORTHERN JASPER TX-TYLER TX-
531 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR TYLER AND NORTHERN JASPER
COUNTIES UNTIL 630 AM CDT...

AT 530 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG
A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR CHESTER TO NEAR WILDWOOD. MOVEMENT WAS
EAST AT 25 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
JASPER...WOODVILLE...KIRBYVILLE...COLMESNEIL...CHESTER...FRED...TOWN BLUFF...
EBENEZER...WARREN...ROCKLAND...MT. UNION...MAGNOLIA SPRINGS...SPURGER...
IVANHOE...SAM RAYBURN DAM AND HILLISTER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY LEAD
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1000 AM CDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS.

LAT...LON 3106 9455 3105 9449 3103 9448 3103 9447
      3111 9406 3113 9403 3060 9388 3054 9388
      3052 9404 3053 9454 3071 9459 3101 9465
TIME...MOT...LOC 1030Z 255DEG 22KT 3096 9459 3056 9447

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