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
1152 PM CDT SUN APR 19 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES  HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN CAMERON PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
  IBERIA PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  EASTERN JEFFERSON DAVIS PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
  NORTHERN VERMILION PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
  NORTHWESTERN ST. MARY PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  ST. LANDRY PARISH IN CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  SOUTHEASTERN EVANGELINE PARISH IN CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  ST. MARTIN PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  LAFAYETTE PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  ACADIA PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 115 AM CDT

* AT 1149 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LARGE AREA OF STRONG
  WINDS OF 50 TO 70 MPH WITH LIGHT TO MODERATE RAIN ACROSS EASTERN
  JEFF DAVIS AND NORTHERN VERMILION PARISHES. THIS AREA WILL
  CONTINUE TO MOVE EAST AT 40 MPH...AND AFFECT THE REMAINDER OF
  SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA FOR THE NEXT HOUR AND A HALF.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  LAFAYETTE...NEW IBERIA...OPELOUSAS...CROWLEY...ABBEVILLE...
  CATAHOULA...EUNICE...JENNINGS...SCOTT...BREAUX BRIDGE...RAYNE...
  FRANKLIN...CARENCRO...ST. MARTINVILLE...JEANERETTE...KAPLAN...
  CHURCH POINT...LAKE ARTHUR...IOTA AND GUEYDAN.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 2983 9146 2985 9280 3041 9278 3084 9181
      3081 9181 3079 9177 3071 9173 3056 9176
      3051 9173 3050 9175 3050 9170 3044 9164
      3039 9162 3036 9165 3024 9157
TIME...MOT...LOC 0449Z 256DEG 35KT 3037 9261 2997 9250

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