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
801 AM CDT MON APR 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES  HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN JEFFERSON DAVIS PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
  NORTHWESTERN VERMILION PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
  EASTERN RAPIDES PARISH IN CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  ST. LANDRY PARISH IN CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  EASTERN EVANGELINE PARISH IN CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  AVOYELLES PARISH IN CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  NORTHWESTERN ST. MARTIN PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  LAFAYETTE PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  ACADIA PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 845 AM CDT

* AT 801 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SEVERE
  THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60
  MPH. THESE STORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR
  ALEXANDRIA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT TO NEAR WHITEVILLE TO NEAR LYONS
  POINT...AND MOVING EAST AT 55 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  LAFAYETTE...ALEXANDRIA...OPELOUSAS...PINEVILLE...CROWLEY...
  CATAHOULA...EUNICE...SCOTT...BREAUX BRIDGE...RAYNE...CARENCRO...
  VILLE PLATTE...ST. MARTINVILLE...MARKSVILLE...CHURCH POINT...
  BUNKIE...MAMOU...SIMMESPORT...IOTA AND KROTZ SPRINGS.

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.

&&

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 100 PM CDT FOR SOUTHWESTERN
LOUISIANA.

LAT...LON 3132 9208 3132 9200 3123 9199 3123 9192
      3129 9194 3129 9189 3111 9170 3104 9173
      3098 9180 3086 9182 3071 9173 3050 9175
      3044 9164 3031 9162 3024 9155 3014 9157
      3006 9265 3075 9239 3138 9258 3145 9216
TIME...MOT...LOC 1301Z 276DEG 48KT 3135 9258 3079 9210 3015 9241

$$

TINGLER


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