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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
438 AM CST SUN NOV 23 2014

LAZ027-028-030>032-042-231130-
RAPIDES LA-EVANGELINE LA-BEAUREGARD LA-ALLEN LA-VERNON LA-
JEFFERSON DAVIS LA-
438 AM CST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR RAPIDES...EVANGELINE...
BEAUREGARD...ALLEN...VERNON AND JEFFERSON DAVIS PARISHES UNTIL 530 AM
CST...

AT 428 AM CST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM REEVES TO
JENNINGS...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

THE LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT AREAS IN AND AROUND...
DRY CREEK...HARMONY...BUNDICK LAKE...MITTIE...BASILE AND OBERLIN.

THE PRIMARY THREAT FROM THESE STORMS IS WIND GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH...
WHICH COULD DOWN TREE LIMBS AND BLOW AROUND UNSECURED SMALL OBJECTS.
SEEK SHELTER IN A SAFE HOME OR BUILDING UNTIL THESE STORMS HAVE
PASSED.

THESE STORMS COULD PRODUCE RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF TWO TO THREE INCHES
IN A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME...RESULTING IN PONDING OF WATER AROUND LOW
LYING ROADWAYS. REMEMBER...DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO WATER
COVERED ROADWAYS. THE DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW A SAFE
CROSSING.

LAT...LON 3103 9286 3080 9231 3048 9250 3049 9279
      3044 9278 3043 9293 3062 9324

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K. KUYPER






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