Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
602 PM CDT SAT MAY 26 2018

TXZ180-201-259-261-270030-
Hardin TX-Northern Jasper TX-Southern Jasper TX-Tyler TX-
602 PM CDT SAT MAY 26 2018

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR TYLER...HARDIN AND JASPER
COUNTIES UNTIL 730 PM CDT...

At 601 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms
across East Texas along a line extending from 13 miles north of
Ebenezer to Woodville to near Caney Head. Movement was southwest at
15 mph.

Nickel size hail and wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with
these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Beaumont, Lumberton, Jasper, Silsbee, Woodville, Kirbyville, Kountze,
Sour Lake, Colmesneil, Chester, Evadale, Rockland, Warren, Town
Bluff, Thicket, Saratoga, Ebenezer, Fred, Wildwood and Buna.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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

These storms may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

&&

LAT...LON 3049 9454 3101 9466 3106 9456 3103 9447
      3116 9391 3095 9386 3032 9390 3024 9404
      3024 9412 3021 9410 3018 9417 3017 9427
      3012 9430 3010 9441 3011 9460 3049 9472
TIME...MOT...LOC 2301Z 026DEG 15KT 3123 9420 3079 9441 3051 9414

$$

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