Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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WWUS54 KLCH 242036
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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
336 PM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

LAC055-242043-
/O.CAN.KLCH.SV.W.0020.000000T0000Z-150424T2100Z/
LAFAYETTE LA-
336 PM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

...THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR NORTHEASTERN LAFAYETTE PARISH
IS CANCELLED...

THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WHICH PROMPTED THE WARNING HAS MOVED OUT OF
THE WARNED AREA. THEREFORE THE WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

LAT...LON 3016 9181 3040 9173 3040 9162 3038 9163
      3036 9165 3035 9163 3031 9162 3028 9159
      3026 9159 3024 9157 3024 9150 3023 9148
      3019 9148 3010 9149
TIME...MOT...LOC 2033Z 278DEG 31KT 3026 9162

$$

LAC097-099-242100-
/O.CON.KLCH.SV.W.0020.000000T0000Z-150424T2100Z/
ST. LANDRY LA-ST. MARTIN LA-
336 PM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 400 PM CDT
FOR SOUTHEASTERN ST. LANDRY AND NORTHWESTERN ST. MARTIN PARISHES...

AT 333 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE
OF PRODUCING HALF DOLLAR SIZE HAIL. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED NEAR BUTTE
LA ROSE...OR NEAR CATAHOULA...MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

IN ADDITION...AT 3:23 PM HALF DOLLAR SIZE HAIL WAS REPORTED IN
BREAUX BRIDGE.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CATAHOULA...LAKE PELBA AND BUTTE LA ROSE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE WARNED AREA. ALTHOUGH A
TORNADO IS NOT IMMEDIATELY LIKELY...IF ONE IS SPOTTED...ACT QUICKLY
AND MOVE TO A PLACE OF SAFETY IN A STURDY STRUCTURE...SUCH AS A
BASEMENT OR SMALL INTERIOR ROOM.

IF YOU ARE IN THE PATH OF THIS STORM...PREPARE IMMEDIATELY FOR LARGE
HAIL AND DEADLY CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING. PEOPLE OUTSIDE SHOULD MOVE
TO A SHELTER...PREFERABLY INSIDE A STRONG BUILDING AND AWAY FROM
WINDOWS.

&&

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 600 PM CDT FOR SOUTH CENTRAL
LOUISIANA.

LAT...LON 3016 9181 3040 9173 3040 9162 3038 9163
      3036 9165 3035 9163 3031 9162 3028 9159
      3026 9159 3024 9157 3024 9150 3023 9148
      3019 9148 3010 9149
TIME...MOT...LOC 2033Z 278DEG 31KT 3026 9162

$$

JONES



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