709  
WFUS54 KLIX 250500  
TORLIX  
LAC051-071-075-087-250545-  
/O.NEW.KLIX.TO.W.0007.230125T0500Z-230125T0545Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA  
1100 PM CST TUE JAN 24 2023  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
NORTHWESTERN ST. BERNARD PARISH IN SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA...  
ORLEANS PARISH IN SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA...  
NORTH CENTRAL JEFFERSON PARISH IN SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA...  
NORTHWESTERN PLAQUEMINES PARISH IN SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA...  
 
* UNTIL 1145 PM CST.  
 
* AT 1059 PM CST, SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING BOTH  
TORNADOES AND EXTENSIVE STRAIGHT LINE WIND DAMAGE WERE LOCATED  
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR GRETNA TO ESTELLE TO JEAN LAFITTE,  
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 60 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...TORNADO.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED ROTATION.  
 
IMPACT...FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT  
SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES WILL BE DAMAGED OR DESTROYED.  
DAMAGE TO ROOFS, WINDOWS, AND VEHICLES WILL OCCUR. TREE  
DAMAGE IS LIKELY.  
 
* THESE DANGEROUS STORMS WILL BE NEAR...  
CHALMETTE, ARABI, MERAUX, VIOLET AND POYDRAS AROUND 1110 PM CST.  
NEW ORLEANS AND EAST NEW ORLEANS AROUND 1115 PM CST.  
 
OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THESE TORNADIC STORMS INCLUDE LAKEFRONT  
AIRPORT.  
 
THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATES...  
INTERSTATE 10 IN LOUISIANA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 234 AND 256.  
INTERSTATE 510 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 3.  
INTERSTATE 610 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 3 AND 4.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TAKE COVER NOW! MOVE TO A BASEMENT OR AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST  
FLOOR OF A STURDY BUILDING. AVOID WINDOWS. IF YOU ARE OUTDOORS, IN A  
MOBILE HOME, OR IN A VEHICLE, MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER  
AND PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.  
 
TORNADOES ARE EXTREMELY DIFFICULT TO SEE AND CONFIRM AT NIGHT.  
ADDITIONALLY, HEAVY RAINFALL MAY HIDE THIS TORNADO. DO NOT WAIT TO  
SEE OR HEAR THE TORNADO. TAKE COVER NOW!  
 
THIS CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS IS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING TORNADOES AND  
SIGNIFICANT WIND DAMAGE. DO NOT WAIT TO SEE OR HEAR THE TORNADO. FOR  
YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A  
BUILDING.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 2968 9014 2983 9015 2994 9012 3004 9005  
3018 8987 3013 8981 3014 8980 3010 8970  
3007 8967 3002 8969 3001 8960 2999 8958  
2998 8961 3001 8965 3002 8981 3000 8982  
2997 8981 2997 8970 2993 8970  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0459Z 217DEG 70KT 2998 9008 2983 9011 2975 9011  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
MAX HAIL SIZE...<.75 IN  
 

 
 
JRK  
 
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