SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
Counties: NACOGDOCHES, SHELBY, PANOLA, RUSK
Issued: 02/18/2013 5:59:00 PM  Expires: 02/18/2013 6:45:00 PM 
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Event Warning
Area 71.69 Sq. Miles 
Storm Motion East at 29 MPH 



Impacted Population: 2,356  
Males: 1,120  
Females: 1,236  
Households: 912  
Schools:  
Age - Under 5 : 186  
Age - 5 to 17: 448  
Age - 18 to 21: 111  
Age - 22 to 29: 227  
Age - 30 to 39: 289  
Age - 40 to 49: 314  
Age - 50 to 64: 378  
Age - 65 and up: 403  
Source: 2000 Census
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WARNING TEXT

WFUS54 KSHV 182359
TORSHV
TXC347-365-401-419-190045-
/O.NEW.KSHV.TO.W.0015.130218T2359Z-130219T0045Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
559 PM CST MON FEB 18 2013

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR...
NORTH CENTRAL NACOGDOCHES COUNTY IN EASTERN TEXAS...
WESTERN SHELBY COUNTY IN EASTERN TEXAS...
SOUTHWESTERN PANOLA COUNTY IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...
SOUTHEASTERN RUSK COUNTY IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...

* UNTIL 645 PM CST.

* AT 557 PM CST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO 15 MILES
NORTHWEST OF GARRISON...OR 15 MILES SOUTHEAST OF HENDERSON...MOVING
EAST AT 30 MPH.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
TIMPSON AND TENAHA...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE SAFEST PLACE TO BE DURING A TORNADO IS IN A BASEMENT. GET UNDER A
WORKBENCH OR OTHER PIECE OF STURDY FURNITURE. IF NO BASEMENT IS
AVAILABLE...SEEK SHELTER ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF THE BUILDING IN AN
INTERIOR HALLWAY OR ROOM SUCH AS A CLOSET. USE BLANKETS OR PILLOWS TO
COVER YOUR BODY AND ALWAYS STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

IF IN MOBILE HOMES OR VEHICLES...EVACUATE THEM AND GET INSIDE A
SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER. IF NO SHELTER IS AVAILABLE...LIE FLAT IN THE
NEAREST DITCH OR OTHER LOW SPOT AND COVER YOUR HEAD WITH YOUR HANDS.

&&

LAT...LON 3193 9414 3169 9424 3191 9474 3204 9469
TIME...MOT...LOC 2359Z 289DEG 25KT 3196 9468

$$

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