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Louisiana, St. Landry

Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Statement as of 3:20 PM CDT on April 27, 2015

Expires 5:00 PM EDT on April 27, 2015


The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
southeastern Rapides Parish in central Louisiana...
north central St. Landry Parish in central Louisiana...
central Evangeline Parish in central Louisiana...
southwestern Avoyelles Parish in central Louisiana...

* until 400 PM CDT

* at 319 PM CDT... Doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm
capable of producing quarter size hail. This storm was located near
Pine Prairie... or 7 miles southwest of Turkey Creek... and moving
east at 45 mph.

* Locations impacted include...
Ville Platte... Bunkie... Mamou... Moreauville... Turkey Creek...
Morrow... Cottonport... Pine Prairie... Evergreen... Plaucheville...
Reddell... Chicot State Park... Goudeau... Big Cane... Bayou Chicot...
Indian Lake... Beaver... Whiteville... DuPont and St. Landry.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Severe thunderstorms produce damaging winds... destructive hail...
deadly lightning and very heavy rain. For your protection... move to
an interior room on the lowest floor of your home or business. Heavy
rains flood roads quickly so do not drive into areas where water
covers the Road.


Lat... Lon 3065 9256 3082 9259 3105 9198 3076 9189
time... Mot... loc 2019z 250deg 39kt 3078 9249


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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 1:52 PM CDT on April 27, 2015

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on April 28, 2015


... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through Tuesday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of Louisiana and Texas... including the following
areas... in Louisiana... Acadia... Allen... Avoyelles...
Beauregard... Calcasieu... East Cameron... Evangeline... Iberia...
Jefferson Davis... Lafayette... lower St. Martin... Rapides... St.
Landry... St. Mary... upper St. Martin... Vermilion... Vernon and
West Cameron. In Texas... Hardin... Jefferson... northern
Jasper... northern Newton... Orange... southern Jasper... southern
Newton and Tyler.

* Through Tuesday morning

* numerous showers and thunderstorms are expected to develop
through Monday across the area. Rainfall amounts of 1 to 2
inches are expected with locally higher amounts of 3 to 4 inches
possible.

* Areas that see heavy rainfall within a short time could
receive flood water to depths that would impact property and
people in those areas. Area creeks... streams and rivers are
also likely to experience rises.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





Local Storm Report



04/27/2015 1249 PM

Opelousas, St Landry Parish.

Hail e0.25 inch, reported by public.






04/27/2015 1249 PM

Opelousas, St Landry Parish.

Hail e0.25 inch, reported by public.




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