Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
841 AM CDT SAT APR 14 2018

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  Northeastern Iberia Parish in south central Louisiana...
  St. Mary Parish in south central Louisiana...
  Southeastern St. Martin Parish in south central Louisiana...

* Until 945 AM CDT.

* At 840 AM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
  extending from 6 miles west of Pierre Part to 8 miles east of Burns
  Point, moving east at 50 mph.

  HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated.

  IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage
           to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
  Morgan City, Franklin, Patterson, Jeanerette, Berwick, Bayou Vista,
  Stephensville, Burns Point, Baldwin, Ellerslie, Patterson Memorial
  Airport, Charenton, Amelia and Centerville.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Remain alert for a possible tornado! Tornadoes can develop quickly
from severe thunderstorms. If you spot a tornado, go at once into a
small central room in a sturdy structure.

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

&&

A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 200 PM CDT for south central
Louisiana.

LAT...LON 2961 9118 2955 9128 2948 9128 2953 9143
      2955 9141 2952 9155 2955 9152 2962 9155
      2963 9165 2975 9160 2974 9163 3008 9158
      3010 9139 3006 9137 3004 9123 2998 9126
      2986 9120 2980 9109 2964 9111 2963 9108
TIME...MOT...LOC 1340Z 261DEG 43KT 2996 9132 2958 9139

TORNADO...POSSIBLE
HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

RACKLEY



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