Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
313 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

LAZ074-180845-
EAST CAMERON-
313 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT NORTHEASTERN CAMERON PARISH...

AT 312 AM CDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS 7 MILES NORTHEAST OF GRAND
CHENIER...MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH AND PEA SIZE HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

THIS STORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF NORTHEASTERN EAST
CAMERON PARISH.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY CAUSE
LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

LAT...LON 2978 9297 2996 9295 2999 9266 2973 9269
TIME...MOT...LOC 0812Z 269DEG 26KT 2987 9293
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SWEENEY



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