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WUUS54 KSHV 182130
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ARC061-133-OKC089-182215-
/O.NEW.KSHV.SV.W.0172.140818T2130Z-140818T2215Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
430 PM CDT MON AUG 18 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  MCCURTAIN COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  NORTHERN HOWARD COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...UMPIRE...DIERKS...
  NORTHERN SEVIER COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF DE QUEEN...

* UNTIL 515 PM CDT

* AT 429 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS
  OF 60 MPH.  THIS STORM WAS LOCATED 30 MILES NORTHWEST OF GILLHAM...
  OR 22 MILES WEST OF MENA...AND MOVING SOUTH AT 60 MPH.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
  ATHENS...CENTER POINT...BROKEN BOW AND LOCKESBURG...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS IS A DANGEROUS STORM. IF YOU ARE IN ITS PATH...PREPARE
IMMEDIATELY FOR DAMAGING WIND...AND DEADLY CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING. PEOPLE OUTSIDE SHOULD MOVE TO A SHELTER...PREFERABLY
INSIDE A STRONG BUILDING BUT AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

THIS STORM HAS A HISTORY OF PRODUCING WIDESPREAD WIND DAMAGE ACROSS
PARTS OF SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN ARKANSAS. THIS IS AN
EXTREMELY DANGEROUS SITUATION. SEEK SHELTER NOW INSIDE A STURDY
STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS!

&&

LAT...LON 3451 9447 3419 9445 3420 9425 3436 9425
      3436 9394 3420 9392 3419 9382 3406 9382
      3395 9407 3395 9496 3404 9517 3424 9516
      3425 9506 3451 9504
TIME...MOT...LOC 2129Z 001DEG 52KT 3449 9462

$$

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