SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
Counties: NACOGDOCHES, CHEROKEE, RUSK
Issued: 02/18/2013 5:45:00 PM  Expires: 02/18/2013 6:30:00 PM 
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Event Warning
Area 565.00 Sq. Miles 
Storm Motion East at 37 MPH 



Impacted Population: 25,668  
Males: 13,083  
Females: 12,585  
Households: 9,194  
Schools:  
Age - Under 5 : 1,756  
Age - 5 to 17: 4,639  
Age - 18 to 21: 1,319  
Age - 22 to 29: 2,623  
Age - 30 to 39: 3,786  
Age - 40 to 49: 3,655  
Age - 50 to 64: 3,776  
Age - 65 and up: 4,114  
Source: 2000 Census
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WARNING TEXT

WUUS54 KSHV 182345
SVRSHV
TXC073-347-401-190030-
/O.NEW.KSHV.SV.W.0052.130218T2345Z-130219T0030Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
545 PM CST MON FEB 18 2013

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
WESTERN NACOGDOCHES COUNTY IN EASTERN TEXAS...
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE COUNTY IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...RUSK...JACKSONVILLE...
SOUTHWESTERN RUSK COUNTY IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...

* UNTIL 630 PM CST

* AT 539 PM CST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING LARGE DAMAGING HAIL UP TO
GOLF BALL SIZE. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED NEAR RUSK...AND MOVING EAST
AT 35 MPH.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
PONTA...ALTO...MORRILL...SACUL...DOUGLASS AND TRAWICK...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS HAVE DETECTED SOME WEAK
ROTATION WITHIN THIS STORM. WHILE NOT IMMEDIATELY LIKELY...A TORNADO
MAY STILL DEVELOP. IF A TORNADO IS SPOTTED...ACT QUICKLY AND MOVE TO
A PLACE OF SAFETY IN A STURDY STRUCTURE...SUCH AS A BASEMENT OR SMALL
INTERIOR ROOM.

&&

LAT...LON 3149 9483 3153 9487 3151 9490 3159 9528
3161 9527 3162 9529 3167 9529 3173 9537
3175 9537 3198 9527 3183 9459 3146 9471
TIME...MOT...LOC 2345Z 278DEG 32KT 3175 9513

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