TORNADO WARNING  
Counties: COLUMBIA
Issued: 05/16/2013 5:50:00 PM  Expires: 05/16/2013 6:45:00 PM 
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Event Warning
Area 81.09 Sq. Miles 
Storm Motion East at 25 MPH 



Impacted Population: 15,740  
Males: 7,352  
Females: 8,388  
Households: 6,098  
Schools:  
Age - Under 5 : 957  
Age - 5 to 17: 2,937  
Age - 18 to 21: 1,601  
Age - 22 to 29: 1,640  
Age - 30 to 39: 1,887  
Age - 40 to 49: 2,007  
Age - 50 to 64: 2,218  
Age - 65 and up: 2,493  
Source: 2000 Census
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WARNING TEXT

WFUS54 KSHV 162250
TORSHV
ARC027-162345-
/O.NEW.KSHV.TO.W.0039.130516T2250Z-130516T2345Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
550 PM CDT THU MAY 16 2013

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 645 PM CDT

* AT 546 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO NEAR
SMITHLAND...OR 6 MILES SOUTHWEST OF WALDO...MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
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 3336 9299 3311 9300 3324 9344 3340 9339
TIME...MOT...LOC 2250Z 282DEG 22KT 3329 9334

$$

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