SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
Counties:  CAMP, FRANKLIN, MORRIS, TITUS, UPSHUR, WOOD
Issued: 05/16/2013 11:37:00 AM  Expires: 05/16/2013 12:15:00 PM 
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Event Warning
Area 641.55 Sq. Miles 
Storm Motion Southeast at 46 MPH 



Impacted Population: 46,877  
Males: 22,773  
Females: 24,104  
Households: 17,197  
Schools:  
Age - Under 5 : 3,592  
Age - 5 to 17: 9,311  
Age - 18 to 21: 2,506  
Age - 22 to 29: 4,625  
Age - 30 to 39: 6,176  
Age - 40 to 49: 6,084  
Age - 50 to 64: 7,052  
Age - 65 and up: 7,531  
Source: 2000 Census
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WARNING TEXT

WUUS54 KSHV 161637
SVRSHV
TXC063-159-343-449-459-499-161715-
/O.NEW.KSHV.SV.W.0112.130516T1637Z-130516T1715Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1137 AM CDT THU MAY 16 2013

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
CAMP COUNTY IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...PITTSBURG...LEESBURG...
SOUTHERN FRANKLIN COUNTY IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...
SOUTHERN MORRIS COUNTY IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...
SOUTHERN TITUS COUNTY IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF MOUNT PLEASANT...
NORTHERN UPSHUR COUNTY IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF GILMER...
NORTHEASTERN WOOD COUNTY IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...

* UNTIL 1215 PM CDT

* AT 1132 AM 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 NEAR
MOUNT VERNON...OR 13 MILES WEST OF MOUNT PLEASANT...AND MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 45 MPH.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
SCROGGINS...NEWSOME...CASON...DAINGERFIELD...LONE STAR...JENKINS
AND CEDAR SPRINGS...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 3329 9516 3306 9465 3289 9465 3288 9466
3288 9471 3284 9470 3264 9490 3298 9532
3309 9532
TIME...MOT...LOC 1637Z 304DEG 40KT 3313 9514

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