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

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WUUS54 KLIX 141637

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
1137 AM CDT SAT APR 14 2018

The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  East central St. Tammany Parish in southeastern Louisiana...
  Northern Hancock County in southern Mississippi...
  Pearl River County in southern Mississippi...

* Until 1215 PM CDT.

* At 1136 AM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
  extending from 8 miles east of Varnado to near Mcneil to near
  Stennis Space Center, moving northeast at 45 mph.

  HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts.

  SOURCE...Law enforcement.

  IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
  Poplarville and Stennis Space Center.


This is a DANGEROUS SITUATION. These storms are producing widespread
wind damage across Slidell and near McNeil. SEEK SHELTER NOW inside
a sturdy structure and stay away from windows! Large hail and
damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground lightning is occurring
with these storms. 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 these storms, and may lead to
flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.


A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 200 PM CDT for southeastern
Louisiana...and southern Mississippi. A Tornado Watch also remains in
effect until 700 PM CDT for southeastern Mississippi.

LAT...LON 3054 8934 3028 8971 3061 8960 3089 8976
      3092 8975 3094 8976 3101 8969 3101 8951
      3098 8947 3098 8943 3101 8942 3101 8935
TIME...MOT...LOC 1636Z 227DEG 40KT 3091 8969 3066 8954 3040 8964



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