SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
Counties: NACOGDOCHES, SHELBY, GREGG, HARRISON, PANOLA, RUSK, UPSHUR
Issued: 05/21/2013 6:17:00 PM  Expires: 05/21/2013 7:15:00 PM 
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Event Warning
Area 2593.65 Sq. Miles 
Storm Motion South at 40 MPH 



Impacted Population: 235,417  
Males: 115,057  
Females: 120,360  
Households: 88,837  
Schools:  
Age - Under 5 : 15,656  
Age - 5 to 17: 46,328  
Age - 18 to 21: 14,364  
Age - 22 to 29: 22,966  
Age - 30 to 39: 32,190  
Age - 40 to 49: 35,515  
Age - 50 to 64: 35,961  
Age - 65 and up: 32,437  
Source: 2000 Census
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WARNING TEXT

WUUS54 KSHV 212317
SVRSHV
TXC183-203-347-365-401-419-459-220015-
/O.NEW.KSHV.SV.W.0127.130521T2317Z-130522T0015Z/

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
EXTREME NORTHWESTERN NACOGDOCHES COUNTY IN EASTERN TEXAS...
NORTHWESTERN SHELBY COUNTY IN EASTERN TEXAS...
GREGG COUNTY IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...WHITE OAK...LONGVIEW...KILGORE...
GLADEWATER...
HARRISON COUNTY IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF MARSHALL...
PANOLA COUNTY IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF CARTHAGE...
RUSK COUNTY IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF HENDERSON...
SOUTHERN UPSHUR COUNTY IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...

* UNTIL 715 PM CDT

* AT 616 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
LINE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN
EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THESE STORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING
FROM 12 MILES NORTHEAST OF KARNACK TO KILGORE...OR ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 23 MILES SOUTH OF ATLANTA TO KILGORE...AND MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 40 MPH.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
HALLSVILLE...OVERTON...NEW LONDON...TURNERTOWN...JOINERVILLE...
TATUM...WASKOM...BECKVILLE...ELYSIAN FIELDS...PINEHILL...DEBERRY...
MINDEN...TIMPSON...TENAHA AND JOAQUIN...

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 3184 9494 3184 9497 3272 9500 3274 9459
3270 9451 3270 9438 3275 9425 3271 9423
3270 9418 3274 9414 3273 9410 3271 9409
3271 9412 3269 9405 3187 9403 3182 9494
TIME...MOT...LOC 2317Z 333DEG 35KT 3279 9404 3239 9488

$$

WCM




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