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
559 PM CDT MON APR 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES  HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  WESTERN CALCASIEU PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
  NORTHWESTERN CAMERON PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
  SOUTHWESTERN BEAUREGARD PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
  ORANGE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...
  EAST CENTRAL JEFFERSON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...
  SOUTHERN JASPER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...
  SOUTHWESTERN NEWTON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...

* UNTIL 700 PM CDT

* AT 558 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SEVERE
  THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING LARGE HAIL UP TO PING PONG BALL
  SIZE AND DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THESE STORMS WERE
  LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR CENTRAL GARDENS TO NEAR
  GROVES...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  BEAUMONT...LAKE CHARLES...PORT ARTHUR...SULPHUR...ORANGE...
  NEDERLAND...GROVES...PORT NECHES...BRIDGE CITY...WEST ORANGE...
  VINTON...DEWEYVILLE...STARKS...CENTRAL GARDENS...MAURICEVILLE...
  FOREST HEIGHTS...ORANGEFIELD...DEVILS POCKET...HARTBURG AND BUHLER.

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 2999 9406 3057 9370 3028 9326 2995 9376
      2997 9376 3000 9379 2998 9382 2999 9386
      2997 9384 2997 9386 2996 9385 2996 9387
      2993 9387 2987 9392 2987 9393
TIME...MOT...LOC 2258Z 219DEG 36KT 3001 9398 2995 9388

$$

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