SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
Counties: CHEROKEE, SMITH
Issued: 05/21/2013 5:58:00 PM  Expires: 05/21/2013 7:00:00 PM 
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Event Warning
Area 1097.04 Sq. Miles 
Storm Motion Southeast at 38 MPH 



Impacted Population: 191,601  
Males: 92,613  
Females: 98,988  
Households: 71,601  
Schools:  
Age - Under 5 : 13,807  
Age - 5 to 17: 37,277  
Age - 18 to 21: 11,386  
Age - 22 to 29: 19,802  
Age - 30 to 39: 26,230  
Age - 40 to 49: 27,224  
Age - 50 to 64: 28,506  
Age - 65 and up: 27,369  
Source: 2000 Census
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WARNING TEXT

WUUS54 KSHV 212258
SVRSHV
TXC073-423-220000-
/O.NEW.KSHV.SV.W.0126.130521T2258Z-130522T0000Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
558 PM CDT TUE MAY 21 2013

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
NORTHERN CHEROKEE COUNTY IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...RUSK...JACKSONVILLE...
SMITH COUNTY IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...WHITEHOUSE...TYLER...

* UNTIL 700 PM CDT

* AT 554 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 11 MILES SOUTHWEST OF LINDALE
TO 26 MILES WEST OF REESE...OR ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 16 MILES
WEST OF TYLER TO 17 MILES SOUTH OF ATHENS...AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT
40 MPH.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
BULLARD...MOUNT SELMAN...MIXON...ARP...TROUP...MAYDELLE AND
PONTA...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE WARNED AREA. 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.

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 3257 9520 3254 9518 3256 9516 3253 9502
3252 9501 3253 9499 3180 9497 3176 9540
3182 9541 3185 9546 3209 9544 3215 9548
3220 9547 3222 9549 3229 9546 3236 9546
3246 9559 3264 9560
TIME...MOT...LOC 2258Z 311DEG 33KT 3238 9552 3194 9579

$$

WCM




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