Tornado Warning
Issued by NWS New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA

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WFUS54 KLIX 221526

Tornado Warning
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
1026 AM CDT SUN APR 22 2018

The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
  West central St. Bernard Parish in southeastern Louisiana...
  Central Jefferson Parish in southeastern Louisiana...
  Northwestern Plaquemines Parish in southeastern Louisiana...

* Until 1100 AM CDT.

* At 1025 AM CDT, a severe storm capable of producing a tornado was
  located over Lafitte, or 12 miles south of Belle Chasse, moving
  northeast at 25 mph.


  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 dangerous storm will be near...
  Poydras around 1100 AM CDT.


Very little lightning is occurring with this storm. Do not wait
until you hear thunder to take action. TAKE COVER NOW! Move to 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.


LAT...LON 2968 9014 2989 8993 2987 8992 2987 8991
      2990 8993 2995 8988 2977 8970 2960 9007
TIME...MOT...LOC 1525Z 237DEG 23KT 2967 9006



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