458  
WUUS54 KLCH 271429  
SVRLCH  
LAC045-101-113-271530-  
/O.NEW.KLCH.SV.W.0060.160427T1429Z-160427T1530Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA  
929 AM CDT WED APR 27 2016  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
VERMILION PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...  
IBERIA PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...  
NORTHWESTERN ST. MARY PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...  
 
* UNTIL 1030 AM CDT  
 
* AT 928 AM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM KAPLAN TO NEAR FRESHWATER CITY TO 20 MILES SOUTH OF  
PECAN ISLAND...MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
NEW IBERIA...ABBEVILLE...JEANERETTE...KAPLAN...CYPREMORT POINT...PECAN  
ISLAND...FORKED ISLAND...AVERY ISLAND...INTRACOASTAL CITY...FRESHWATER  
CITY...ERATH...DELCAMBRE...MEAUX...COTE BLANCHE ISLAND...WRIGHT...ESTHER...  
ACADIANA REGIONAL AIRPORT...HENRY...LYDIA AND LAKE FAUSSE POINTE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A  
BUILDING.  
 
DAMAGING WINDS AND CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING  
WITH THESE STORMS. MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY.  
LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURES LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN  
HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 2962 9202 2962 9204 2961 9205 2952 9198  
2958 9205 2953 9231 2957 9259 3003 9246  
3005 9162 2974 9162 2970 9184 2963 9179  
2971 9185 2970 9186 2955 9172 2948 9181  
2951 9190 2943 9183  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1428Z 256DEG 30KT 2999 9230 2958 9233 2935 9246  
 
HAIL...<.75IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
TINGLER  
 
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