Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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WWUS54 KLCH 170111
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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
811 PM CDT THU APR 16 2015

TXC245-361-170130-
/O.CON.KLCH.SV.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150417T0130Z/
ORANGE TX-JEFFERSON TX-
811 PM CDT THU APR 16 2015

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 830 PM CDT
FOR SOUTHWESTERN ORANGE AND CENTRAL JEFFERSON COUNTIES...

AT 811 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE
OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED NEAR SOUTHEAST
TEXAS REGIONAL AIRPORT...OR NEAR CENTRAL GARDENS...MOVING EAST AT 30
MPH.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BEAUMONT...PORT ARTHUR...NEDERLAND...CENTRAL GARDENS...ROSE CITY...
PORT ACRES...SOUTHEAST TEXAS REGIONAL AIRPORT AND LA BELLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE DAMAGING WINDS...DESTRUCTIVE HAIL...
DEADLY LIGHTNING AND VERY HEAVY RAIN. FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN
INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS. HEAVY
RAINS FLOOD ROADS QUICKLY SO DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER
COVERS THE ROAD.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3002 9426 3013 9404 2989 9391 2987 9398
      2982 9416 2988 9420 2992 9421 2995 9422
TIME...MOT...LOC 0111Z 254DEG 27KT 2995 9410

$$

RUA


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