346  
WUUS54 KLCH 182003  
SVRLCH  
TXC241-351-182045-  
/O.NEW.KLCH.SV.W.0092.160618T2003Z-160618T2045Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA  
303 PM CDT SAT JUN 18 2016  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
NORTHEASTERN JASPER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...  
NORTHWESTERN NEWTON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...  
 
* UNTIL 345 PM CDT  
 
* AT 302 PM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM NEAR ROSEVINE TO NEAR MAYFLOWER...MOVING SOUTH AT 35  
MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
JASPER...EBENEZER...BROWNDELL...ROGANVILLE...HARRISBURG...  
MAYFLOWER...HOLLY SPRINGS AND SAM RAYBURN DAM.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
DAMAGING WINDS AND CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING  
WITH THESE STORMS. MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY.  
LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURE'S LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN  
HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.  
 
IF ON OR NEAR RIVERS OR LAKES...GET AWAY FROM THE WATER AND MOVE  
INDOORS OR INSIDE A VEHICLE. REMEMBER...LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE OUT TO  
15 MILES FROM THE PARENT THUNDERSTORM. IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU  
ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. MOVE TO SAFE SHELTER  
NOW! DO NOT BE CAUGHT ON THE WATER IN A THUNDERSTORM.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3108 9368 3096 9385 3075 9387 3090 9422  
3093 9420 3094 9423 3096 9423 3097 9425  
3099 9423 3101 9424 3102 9428 3104 9428  
3104 9430 3103 9431 3104 9431 3107 9429  
3111 9406 3114 9403 3116 9393 3117 9377  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2002Z 016DEG 29KT 3138 9406 3106 9378  
 
HAIL...<.75IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
ERICKSON  
 
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