SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
Counties: SHELBY, HARRISON, PANOLA, BIENVILLE, BOSSIER, CADDO, DE SOTO, NATCHITOCHES, RED RIVER, SABINE, WEBSTER
Issued: 04/02/2012 12:30:00 PM  Expires: 04/02/2012 1:30:00 PM 
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Event Warning
Area 3247.22 Sq. Miles 
Storm Motion North at 41 MPH 



Impacted Population: 390,265  
Males: 185,878  
Females: 204,387  
Households: 150,050  
Schools:  
Age - Under 5 : 27,728  
Age - 5 to 17: 78,410  
Age - 18 to 21: 23,594  
Age - 22 to 29: 41,809  
Age - 30 to 39: 52,431  
Age - 40 to 49: 56,631  
Age - 50 to 64: 57,711  
Age - 65 and up: 51,951  
Source: 2000 Census
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WARNING TEXT

WUUS54 KSHV 021730
SVRSHV
LAC013-015-017-031-069-081-085-119-TXC203-365-419-021830-
/O.NEW.KSHV.SV.W.0055.120402T1730Z-120402T1830Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1230 PM CDT MON APR 2 2012

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
NORTHERN SHELBY COUNTY IN EASTERN TEXAS...
EASTERN HARRISON COUNTY IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF MARSHALL...
EASTERN PANOLA COUNTY IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF CARTHAGE...
SOUTHWESTERN BIENVILLE PARISH IN NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...
SOUTHERN BOSSIER PARISH IN NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF BOSSIER CITY...
SOUTHERN CADDO PARISH IN NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF SHREVEPORT...
DE SOTO PARISH IN NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF MANSFIELD...
NORTHWESTERN NATCHITOCHES PARISH IN NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF NATCHITOCHES...
RED RIVER PARISH IN NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...
NORTHERN SABINE PARISH IN NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...
SOUTHERN WEBSTER PARISH IN NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 130 PM CDT

* AT 1229 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
LINE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE
HAIL...AND DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 65 MPH. THESE STORMS WERE
LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 7 MILES NORTHWEST OF TENAHA TO
8 MILES NORTHWEST OF CONVERSE TO 11 MILES WEST OF NATCHITOCHES...OR
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 11 MILES SOUTH OF CARTHAGE TO 12 MILES
SOUTHWEST OF MANSFIELD TO 11 MILES WEST OF NATCHITOCHES...AND
MOVING NORTH AT 40 MPH.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
LOGANSPORT...CAMPTI...COUSHATTA...DEBERRY...STONEWALL...ELYSIAN
FIELDS...GREENWOOD...WASKOM...RINGGOLD...WOODLAWN...HEFLIN...
HAUGHTON...DOYLINE AND BLANCHARD...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THESE ARE DANGEROUS STORMS. IF YOU ARE IN THEIR PATH...PREPARE
IMMEDIATELY FOR DAMAGING WINDS...DESTRUCTIVE HAIL...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
DEEP EAST TEXAS. THIS IS AN EXTREMELY DANGEROUS SITUATION.
SEEK SHELTER NOW INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY FROM
WINDOWS!

&&

LAT...LON 3269 9438 3257 9350 3238 9293 3162 9313
3180 9381 3184 9437
TIME...MOT...LOC 1729Z 199DEG 36KT 3203 9433 3192 9376
3179 9327

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