SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
Counties:  SMITH, UPSHUR, WOOD
Issued: 10/12/2013 1:42:00 PM  Expires: 10/12/2013 2:30:00 PM 
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Event Warning
Area 385.41 Sq. Miles 
Storm Motion Northeast at 28 MPH 



Impacted Population: 111,387  
Males: 52,718  
Females: 58,669  
Households: 42,352  
Schools:  
Age - Under 5 : 8,103  
Age - 5 to 17: 21,028  
Age - 18 to 21: 7,626  
Age - 22 to 29: 12,258  
Age - 30 to 39: 14,588  
Age - 40 to 49: 14,845  
Age - 50 to 64: 15,867  
Age - 65 and up: 17,072  
Source: 2000 Census
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WARNING TEXT

WUUS54 KSHV 121842
SVRSHV
TXC423-459-499-121930-
/O.NEW.KSHV.SV.W.0208.131012T1842Z-131012T1930Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
142 PM CDT SAT OCT 12 2013

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
SMITH COUNTY IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF TYLER...
SOUTHWESTERN UPSHUR COUNTY IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...
SOUTHEASTERN WOOD COUNTY IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...

* UNTIL 230 PM CDT.

* AT 137 PM 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 8 MILES
WEST OF TYLER...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
LINDALE...HAWKINS AND BIG SANDY...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 3271 9521 3254 9500 3241 9498 3235 9498
3224 9546 3227 9548 3229 9546 3236 9546
3239 9550 3244 9555 3245 9555
TIME...MOT...LOC 1843Z 234DEG 24KT 3239 9540

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