SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
Counties: HARRISON, PANOLA, BOSSIER, CADDO
Issued: 05/16/2013 2:20:00 PM  Expires: 05/16/2013 3:00:00 PM 
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Event Warning
Area 468.40 Sq. Miles 
Storm Motion Southeast at 36 MPH 



Impacted Population: 271,765  
Males: 128,278  
Females: 143,487  
Households: 106,635  
Schools:  
Age - Under 5 : 19,335  
Age - 5 to 17: 53,382  
Age - 18 to 21: 16,624  
Age - 22 to 29: 30,893  
Age - 30 to 39: 36,383  
Age - 40 to 49: 39,089  
Age - 50 to 64: 39,547  
Age - 65 and up: 36,512  
Source: 2000 Census
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WARNING TEXT

WUUS54 KSHV 161920
SVRSHV
LAC015-017-TXC203-365-162000-
/O.NEW.KSHV.SV.W.0113.130516T1920Z-130516T2000Z/

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
EASTERN HARRISON COUNTY IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...
NORTHEASTERN PANOLA COUNTY IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...
CENTRAL BOSSIER PARISH IN NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF BOSSIER CITY...
SOUTHERN CADDO PARISH IN NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF SHREVEPORT...

* UNTIL 300 PM CDT.

* AT 215 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
LINE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE
HAIL...AND DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THESE STORMS WERE
LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 12 MILES NORTH OF WASKOM TO 8
MILES NORTHWEST OF ELYSIAN FIELDS...OR ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM
16 MILES NORTHEAST OF MARSHALL TO 8 MILES SOUTHEAST OF MARSHALL...
AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
DEBERRY...BLANCHARD AND GREENWOOD...

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 3240 9441 3272 9410 3268 9407 3269 9404
3271 9404 3250 9354 3232 9372 3234 9375
3234 9380 3231 9380 3228 9386 3226 9386
3220 9395 3220 9403
TIME...MOT...LOC 1919Z 303DEG 31KT 3263 9407 3241 9426

$$

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