SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
Counties: JACKSON, LINCOLN, BIENVILLE
Issued: 04/27/2013 9:09:00 PM  Expires: 04/27/2013 10:15:00 PM 
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Event Warning
Area 364.93 Sq. Miles 
Storm Motion East at 23 MPH 



Impacted Population: 36,974  
Males: 17,577  
Females: 19,397  
Households: 13,948  
Schools:  
Age - Under 5 : 2,407  
Age - 5 to 17: 6,262  
Age - 18 to 21: 5,698  
Age - 22 to 29: 5,155  
Age - 30 to 39: 4,019  
Age - 40 to 49: 3,970  
Age - 50 to 64: 4,544  
Age - 65 and up: 4,919  
Source: 2000 Census
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WARNING TEXT

WUUS54 KSHV 280209
SVRSHV
LAC013-049-061-280315-
/O.NEW.KSHV.SV.W.0110.130428T0209Z-130428T0315Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
909 PM CDT SAT APR 27 2013

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
WESTERN JACKSON PARISH IN NORTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF JONESBORO...
SOUTHERN LINCOLN PARISH IN NORTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...RUSTON...GRAMBLING...
EASTERN BIENVILLE PARISH IN NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 1015 PM CDT

* AT 905 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL...AND
DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED 14
MILES SOUTH OF ARCADIA...OR 19 MILES NORTHWEST OF JONESBORO...AND
MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
LIBERTY HILL...FRIENDSHIP...SIMSBORO...QUITMAN...HODGE...NORTH
HODGE...EAST HODGE AND CHOUDRANT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS IS A DANGEROUS STORM. IF YOU ARE IN ITS 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.

IN ADDITION TO LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS...CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. MOVE INDOORS
IMMEDIATELY! LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURES NUMBER ONE KILLERS.
REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE
STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

&&

LAT...LON 3256 9241 3215 9255 3223 9313 3258 9300
TIME...MOT...LOC 0208Z 278DEG 20KT 3236 9297

$$

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