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Flood Warning

Statement as of 11:20 AM CST on January 20, 2017

Expires 2:20 AM EST on January 21, 2017


The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Sabine River near Deweyville.
* From Monday morning until further notice... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 10:45 am Friday the stage was 21.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Monday morning and continue to
rise to near 24.2 feet by Tuesday morning. Additional rises are
possible thereafter.
* Impact... at stages near 25.0 feet... lowest roads beside the river
flood around Deweyville and subject to being closed. In addition,
low-lying roads in southwest Beauregard Parish are flooded
including Robert Clark Road. Flooding occurs on the south side of
Niblett Bluff park with access roads to Camp houses cut off around
the park. Access roads to the river in northeastern Orange County
become flooded.
* Impact... at stages near 24.0 feet... minor lowland flooding will
occur.
* Impact... at stages near 23.0 feet... the river is at bankfull
stage.


Lat... Lon 3062 9378 3031 9381 3011 9378 3011 9364
      3057 9363




Public Information Statement

Statement as of 3:25 PM CST on January 20, 2017

Expires 4:30 AM EST on January 21, 2017


... NWS damage survey for 01/18/17 tornado event...

.Burkeville tornado...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 105 mph
path length /statute/: 0.90 miles
path width /maximum/: 25 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jan 18 2017
start time: 140 PM CST
start location: 3 ESE Burkeville, Newton County, TX
start lat/lon: 30.9883/-93.6172

End date: Jan 18 2017
end time: 141 PM CST
end location: 4 E Burkeville, Newton County, TX
end_lat/lon: 30.9982/-93.6070

Survey summary:
a tornado touched down near a field off of FM 2991 east of Burkeville,
seen by several eyewitnesses. It knocked a tree down on the edge of
the field, before moving across the field and picking up a Deer feed
and watering device. As the device flew through the air, it decapitated
a Deer, killing it. The tornado blew part of the tin roof off a a one
story home,and peeled back the carport on the other side of the home.
Several trees in the neighborhood were uprooted or snapped at the trunk.

Ef scale: the Enhanced Fujita scale classifies tornadoes into
the following categories.

EF0... weak... ... 65 to 85 mph
EF1... weak... ... 86 to 110 mph
EF2... strong... .111 to 135 mph
EF3... strong... .136 to 165 mph
EF4... violent... 166 to 200 mph
EF5... violent... >200 mph

Note:
the information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the event and publication in NWS
storm data.


Erickson


325 PM CST Fri Jan 20 2017

... NWS damage survey for 01/18/17 tornado event...

.Burkeville tornado...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 105 mph
path length /statute/: 0.90 miles
path width /maximum/: 25 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jan 18 2017
start time: 140 PM CST
start location: 3 ESE Burkeville, Newton County, TX
start lat/lon: 30.9883/-93.6172

End date: Jan 18 2017
end time: 141 PM CST
end location: 4 E Burkeville, Newton County, TX
end_lat/lon: 30.9982/-93.6070

Survey summary:
a tornado touched down near a field off of FM 2991 east of Burkeville,
seen by several eyewitnesses. It knocked a tree down on the edge of
the field, before moving across the field and picking up a Deer feed
and watering device. As the device flew through the air, it decapitated
a Deer, killing it. The tornado blew part of the tin roof off a a one
story home,and peeled back the carport on the other side of the home.
Several trees in the neighborhood were uprooted or snapped at the trunk.

Ef scale: the Enhanced Fujita scale classifies tornadoes into
the following categories.

EF0... weak... ... 65 to 85 mph
EF1... weak... ... 86 to 110 mph
EF2... strong... .111 to 135 mph
EF3... strong... .136 to 165 mph
EF4... violent... 166 to 200 mph
EF5... violent... >200 mph

Note:
the information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the event and publication in NWS
storm data.


Erickson

325 PM CST Fri Jan 20 2017

... NWS damage survey for 01/18/17 tornado event...

.Burkeville tornado...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 105 mph
path length /statute/: 0.90 miles
path width /maximum/: 25 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jan 18 2017
start time: 140 PM CST
start location: 3 ESE Burkeville, Newton County, TX
start lat/lon: 30.9883/-93.6172

End date: Jan 18 2017
end time: 141 PM CST
end location: 4 E Burkeville, Newton County, TX
end_lat/lon: 30.9982/-93.6070

Survey summary:
a tornado touched down near a field off of FM 2991 east of Burkeville,
seen by several eyewitnesses. It knocked a tree down on the edge of
the field, before moving across the field and picking up a Deer feed
and watering device. As the device flew through the air, it decapitated
a Deer, killing it. The tornado blew part of the tin roof off a a one
story home,and peeled back the carport on the other side of the home.
Several trees in the neighborhood were uprooted or snapped at the trunk.

Ef scale: the Enhanced Fujita scale classifies tornadoes into
the following categories.

EF0... weak... ... 65 to 85 mph
EF1... weak... ... 86 to 110 mph
EF2... strong... .111 to 135 mph
EF3... strong... .136 to 165 mph
EF4... violent... 166 to 200 mph
EF5... violent... >200 mph

Note:
the information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the event and publication in NWS
storm data.


Erickson


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