476  
NWUS54 KLCH 161727  
LSRLCH  
 
PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA  
1226 PM CDT MON APR 16 2018  
   
.TIME... ...EVENT... ...CITY LOCATION... ...LAT.LON
 
   
.DATE... ....MAG.... ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE.
 
 
..REMARKS..  
 
0603 AM TORNADO 4 SW GRAND PRAIRIE 30.64N 92.19W  
04/14/2018 F1 ST. LANDRY LA NWS STORM SURVEY  
 
A TORNADO TOUCHED DOWN NEAR CHRISTINA AND DEVILLE ROADS,  
DESTROYING THE ROOF OF ONE HOME. IT CROSSED ST. ANDREWS  
RD, SNAPPING MULTIPLE TREES AND CAUSING MINOR ROOF DAMAGE  
TO SEVERAL HOUSES. IT THEN CROSSED LA-10, DOWNING TREES  
AND ENDING NEAR ALDES RD.  
 
0637 AM TORNADO 3 NNW CARENCRO 30.35N 92.05W  
04/14/2018 F2 LAFAYETTE LA NWS STORM SURVEY  
 
THIS TORNADO TOUCHED DOWN BETWEEN UNIVERSITY AVE. AND  
PATIN RD, DAMAGING SEVERAL HOMES BEFORE TOPLING A LARGE  
ADVERTISING BILLBOARD AND CROSSING I-49. THE TORNADO  
DAMAGED SEVERAL BUSINESSES EAST OF I-49 AND CONTINUED ENE  
FOR SEVERAL MILES, CROSSING HWY 1252 SEVERAL TIMES AND  
DOWNING MULTIPLE TREES AND BRANCHES. IT ENDED ALONG  
ARNAUDVILLE AND LANTIER ROADS, ROLLING A METAL  
OUTBUILDING AND RV, AND DAMAGING MULTIPLE ROOFS.  
 
0913 AM TORNADO 1 S BAYOU VISTA 29.68N 91.27W  
04/14/2018 F0 ST. MARY LA NWS STORM SURVEY  
 
A WEAK TORNADO BRIEFLY TOUCHED DOWN NEAR THE PLANTATION  
HOTEL, UPLIFTING A LARGE SECTION OF THE ROOF AND BREAKING  
MULTIPLE ROOM WINDOWS. THE TORNADO CONTINUED SOUTHEAST  
ACROSS US 90 INTO THE MARSH AND DISSIPATED.  
 

 
 

 
 
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