Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
500 PM CDT MON AUG 22 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  NORTH CENTRAL LAFOURCHE PARISH IN SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 545 PM CDT

* AT 459 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER MATHEWS...OR
  11 MILES NORTHWEST OF LAROSE...AND IS NEARLY STATIONARY.

  HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  LAROSE...LOCKPORT...RACELAND...MATHEWS...SOUTH VACHERIE...
  DES ALLEMANDS...BAYOU GAUCHE AND CHACKBAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY. LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURE`S LEADING
KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH
TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD TO
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 2950 9054 2990 9073 2988 9053 2959 9027
      2949 9052
TIME...MOT...LOC 2159Z 350DEG 3KT 2968 9052

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

CAB


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