SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
Counties: WINN, NATCHITOCHES, RED RIVER
Issued: 05/16/2013 4:29:00 PM  Expires: 05/16/2013 5:30:00 PM 
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Event Warning
Area 106.31 Sq. Miles 
Storm Motion Southeast at 29 MPH 



Impacted Population: 1,640  
Males: 796  
Females: 844  
Households: 672  
Schools:  
Age - Under 5 : 132  
Age - 5 to 17: 281  
Age - 18 to 21: 71  
Age - 22 to 29: 174  
Age - 30 to 39: 206  
Age - 40 to 49: 215  
Age - 50 to 64: 302  
Age - 65 and up: 259  
Source: 2000 Census
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WARNING TEXT

WUUS54 KSHV 162129
SVRSHV
LAC069-081-127-162230-
/O.NEW.KSHV.SV.W.0114.130516T2129Z-130516T2230Z/

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
SOUTHWESTERN WINN PARISH IN NORTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF WINNFIELD...
NORTH CENTRAL NATCHITOCHES PARISH IN NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...
EASTERN RED RIVER PARISH IN NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 530 PM CDT.

* AT 425 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING GOLF BALL SIZE HAIL...AND
DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED 13
MILES NORTHWEST OF CAMPTI...OR 23 MILES NORTH OF NATCHITOCHES...AND
MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 30 MPH. THIS STORM HAS A LONG HISTORY OF
PRODUCING LARGE HAIL.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
ASHLAND...CHESTNUT...BLACK LAKE...CRESTON...GOLDONNA...CLEAR
LAKE...CLARENCE...ST. MAURICE AND CALVIN.

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.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3171 9285 3171 9293 3206 9334 3220 9322
3218 9319 3215 9318 3215 9309 3194 9262
TIME...MOT...LOC 2129Z 306DEG 25KT 3206 9318

$$

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