SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
Counties: GRANT, NATCHITOCHES, SABINE
Issued: 08/5/2012 7:30:00 PM  Expires: 08/5/2012 8:30:00 PM 
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Event Warning
Area 447.04 Sq. Miles 
Storm Motion West at 15 MPH 



Impacted Population: 13,355  
Males: 6,454  
Females: 6,901  
Households: 4,598  
Schools:  
Age - Under 5 : 920  
Age - 5 to 17: 2,328  
Age - 18 to 21: 2,214  
Age - 22 to 29: 1,693  
Age - 30 to 39: 1,606  
Age - 40 to 49: 1,490  
Age - 50 to 64: 1,638  
Age - 65 and up: 1,466  
Source: 2000 Census
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WARNING TEXT

WUUS54 KSHV 060030
SVRSHV
LAC043-069-085-060130-
/O.NEW.KSHV.SV.W.0244.120806T0030Z-120806T0130Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
730 PM CDT SUN AUG 5 2012

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
WEST CENTRAL GRANT PARISH IN NORTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
SOUTHERN NATCHITOCHES PARISH IN NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF NATCHITOCHES...
SOUTHEASTERN SABINE PARISH IN NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 830 PM CDT

* AT 723 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 14
MILES SOUTH OF NATCHITOCHES...AND MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 15 MPH.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
MANY...

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 3165 9360 3177 9303 3172 9297 3171 9297
3171 9295 3151 9272 3134 9295 3134 9298
3135 9300 3136 9338 3128 9343
TIME...MOT...LOC 0029Z 061DEG 13KT 3155 9314

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