Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
331 PM CDT FRI MAY 18 2018

LAZ029-033-182100-
St. Landry LA-Avoyelles LA-
331 PM CDT FRI MAY 18 2018

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...

At 331 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over
Big Cane, or near Morrow, moving east at 10 mph.

Half inch hail and winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Melville, Palmetto, Bayou Current, Big Cane, Lebeau and Goudeau.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

&&

LAT...LON 3066 9175 3063 9174 3062 9175 3060 9175
      3074 9208 3091 9203 3090 9180 3087 9180
      3086 9182 3084 9180 3082 9181 3076 9175
      3074 9176 3071 9173 3067 9173
TIME...MOT...LOC 2031Z 283DEG 11KT 3081 9197

$$

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