986  
WFUS54 KLIX 281645  
TORLIX  
LAC105-281715-  
/O.NEW.KLIX.TO.W.0016.140528T1645Z-140528T1715Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA  
1145 AM CDT WED MAY 28 2014  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
TANGIPAHOA PARISH IN SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA...  
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF AMITE...  
 
* UNTIL 1215 PM CDT  
 
* AT 1141 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO NEAR  
INDEPENDENCE...OR NEAR AMITE...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 MPH.  
 
* THE TORNADO WILL BE NEAR...  
AMITE AND ROSELAND BY 1155 AM CDT...  
WILMER AND 8 MILES SOUTHEAST OF KENTWOOD BY 1215 PM CDT...  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
THE SAFEST PLACE TO BE DURING A TORNADO IS IN A BASEMENT. GET UNDER A  
WORKBENCH OR OTHER PIECE OF STURDY FURNITURE. IF NO BASEMENT IS  
AVAILABLE...SEEK SHELTER ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF THE BUILDING IN AN  
INTERIOR HALLWAY OR ROOM SUCH AS A CLOSET. USE BLANKETS OR PILLOWS TO  
COVER YOUR BODY AND ALWAYS STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.  
 
IF IN MOBILE HOMES OR VEHICLES...EVACUATE THEM AND GET INSIDE A  
SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER. IF NO SHELTER IS AVAILABLE...LIE FLAT IN THE  
NEAREST DITCH OR OTHER LOW SPOT AND COVER YOUR HEAD WITH YOUR HANDS.  
 
PLEASE FOLLOW OUR OFFICE ON BOTH FACEBOOK AND TWITTER FOR MORE  
INFORMATION ON SEVERE WEATHER AND TO RELAY WEATHER REPORTS AND  
PHOTOS.  
 
A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 500 PM CDT WEDNESDAY  
AFTERNOON FOR SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA AND SOUTHEASTERN MISSISSIPPI.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3093 9034 3091 9035 3089 9032 3086 9032  
3085 9030 3083 9029 3056 9051 3060 9057  
3085 9057 3100 9047  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1645Z 212DEG 22KT 3069 9054  
 

 
 
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