TORNADO WARNING  
Counties: COLUMBIA, LAFAYETTE
Issued: 02/18/2013 6:15:00 PM  Expires: 02/18/2013 6:45:00 PM 
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Event Warning
Area 97.12 Sq. Miles 
Storm Motion East at 49 MPH 



Impacted Population: 14,156  
Males: 6,605  
Females: 7,551  
Households: 5,458  
Schools:  
Age - Under 5 : 868  
Age - 5 to 17: 2,618  
Age - 18 to 21: 1,472  
Age - 22 to 29: 1,496  
Age - 30 to 39: 1,703  
Age - 40 to 49: 1,776  
Age - 50 to 64: 1,948  
Age - 65 and up: 2,275  
Source: 2000 Census
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WARNING TEXT

WFUS54 KSHV 190015
TORSHV
ARC027-073-190045-
/O.NEW.KSHV.TO.W.0017.130219T0015Z-130219T0045Z/

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR...
CENTRAL COLUMBIA COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...MCNEIL...MAGNOLIA...
CENTRAL LAFAYETTE COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...

* UNTIL 645 PM CST

* AT 614 PM CST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO NEAR
SMITHLAND...OR 11 MILES SOUTH OF STAMPS...MOVING EAST AT 50 MPH.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
MACEDONIA...EMERSON AND VILLAGE...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A TORNADO WARNING MEANS THAT STRONG ROTATION HAS BEEN DETECTED IN THE
STORM. A TORNADO MAY ALREADY BE ON THE GROUND...OR IS EXPECTED TO
DEVELOP SHORTLY. IF YOU ARE IN THE PATH OF THIS DANGEROUS STORM...
MOVE INDOORS AND TO THE LOWEST LEVEL OF THE BUILDING. STAY AWAY FROM
WINDOWS. IF DRIVING...DO NOT SEEK SHELTER UNDER A HIGHWAY OVERPASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3337 9301 3308 9301 3310 9358 3332 9358
TIME...MOT...LOC 0015Z 269DEG 43KT 3321 9342

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