TORNADO WARNING  
Counties: UNION
Issued: 05/16/2013 6:56:00 PM  Expires: 05/16/2013 8:00:00 PM 
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Event Warning
Area 95.67 Sq. Miles 
Storm Motion East at 29 MPH 



Impacted Population: 26,725  
Males: 12,479  
Females: 14,246  
Households: 10,642  
Schools:  
Age - Under 5 : 1,862  
Age - 5 to 17: 5,185  
Age - 18 to 21: 1,354  
Age - 22 to 29: 2,518  
Age - 30 to 39: 3,451  
Age - 40 to 49: 3,844  
Age - 50 to 64: 3,885  
Age - 65 and up: 4,626  
Source: 2000 Census
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WARNING TEXT

WFUS54 KSHV 162356
TORSHV
ARC139-170100-
/O.NEW.KSHV.TO.W.0040.130516T2356Z-130517T0100Z/

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR...
CENTRAL UNION COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ARKANSAS...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...NORPHLET...EL DORADO...

* UNTIL 800 PM CDT

* AT 654 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO NEAR EL
DORADO...MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
CALION...LAWSON...URBANA AND STRONG...

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 3308 9232 3311 9287 3330 9285 3336 9255
3333 9251 3333 9247 3329 9246 3328 9244
3328 9238 3330 9236 3327 9232 3328 9230
TIME...MOT...LOC 2356Z 274DEG 25KT 3320 9274

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