Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
656 AM CDT SAT APR 14 2018

LAC113-141205-
/O.CAN.KLCH.TO.W.0013.000000T0000Z-180414T1215Z/
Vermilion LA-
656 AM CDT SAT APR 14 2018

...THE TORNADO WARNING FOR NORTH CENTRAL VERMILION PARISH IS
CANCELLED...

The tornadic thunderstorm which prompted the warning has moved out
of the warned area. Therefore, the warning has been cancelled.

LAT...LON 3010 9208 3012 9209 3013 9209 3012 9211
      3017 9213 3025 9183 3020 9180
TIME...MOT...LOC 1155Z 235DEG 51KT 3026 9198

$$

LAC055-099-141215-
/O.CON.KLCH.TO.W.0013.000000T0000Z-180414T1215Z/
Lafayette LA-St. Martin LA-
656 AM CDT SAT APR 14 2018

...A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 715 AM CDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN LAFAYETTE AND WESTERN ST. MARTIN PARISHES...

At 655 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located near Lafayette, moving northeast at 60 mph.

HAZARD...Tornado.

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...
  Breaux Bridge around 705 AM CDT.

Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include Parks
and Milton.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 3010 9208 3012 9209 3013 9209 3012 9211
      3017 9213 3025 9183 3020 9180
TIME...MOT...LOC 1155Z 235DEG 51KT 3026 9198

TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED
HAIL...<.75IN

$$

RACKLEY


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