TORNADO WARNING  
Counties: CALDWELL, JACKSON, OUACHITA, WINN
Issued: 04/18/2013 2:56:00 PM  Expires: 04/18/2013 3:30:00 PM 
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Event Warning
Area 120.43 Sq. Miles 
Storm Motion East at 51 MPH 



Impacted Population: 4,719  
Males: 2,340  
Females: 2,379  
Households: 1,696  
Schools:  
Age - Under 5 : 349  
Age - 5 to 17: 987  
Age - 18 to 21: 256  
Age - 22 to 29: 485  
Age - 30 to 39: 695  
Age - 40 to 49: 748  
Age - 50 to 64: 737  
Age - 65 and up: 462  
Source: 2000 Census
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WARNING TEXT

WFUS54 KSHV 181956
TORSHV
LAC021-049-073-127-182030-
/O.NEW.KSHV.TO.W.0030.130418T1956Z-130418T2030Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
256 PM CDT THU APR 18 2013

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR...
NORTHWESTERN CALDWELL PARISH IN NORTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
SOUTHERN JACKSON PARISH IN NORTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
SOUTHWESTERN OUACHITA PARISH IN NORTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
NORTHERN WINN PARISH IN NORTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 330 PM CDT

* AT 253 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO NEAR CALVIN...OR
11 MILES NORTHWEST OF WINNFIELD...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 50 MPH.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
DODSON...HUDSON...SIKES...CHATHAM...EROS...VIXEN...RIVERTON...
LUNA...LAPINE...CYPRESS AND CADERVILLE...

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 3218 9200 3189 9284 3201 9290 3202 9288
3207 9291 3210 9291 3215 9283 3215 9282
3216 9282 3251 9224
TIME...MOT...LOC 1956Z 241DEG 44KT 3205 9273

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