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Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Statement as of 10:05 PM CDT on May 25, 2015

Expires 11:45 PM EDT on May 25, 2015


The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
Ouachita Parish in north central Louisiana...
Caldwell Parish in north central Louisiana...
northeastern Winn Parish in north central Louisiana...
eastern Jackson Parish in north central Louisiana...
southeastern Lincoln Parish in north central Louisiana...
eastern Union Parish in north central Louisiana...

* until 1045 PM CDT

* at 1004 PM CDT... severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from 11 miles southwest of Huttig to 6 miles south of
Farmerville to 10 miles southeast of Ruston to 10 miles east of
Jonesboro to 6 miles north of Winnfield... moving east at 45 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage
           to roofs... siding and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
Monroe... Claiborne... West Monroe... Winnfield... Columbia...
Brownsville-Bawcomville... Brownsville-bawcom... Swartz...
Farmerville... Richwood... Sterlington... Clarks... Grayson...
Choudrant... Marion... Chatham... Dodson... Eros... Downsville and
Sikes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Tornado Watch remains in effect for the warned area. Tornadoes can
develop quickly from severe thunderstorms. Although a tornado is not
immediately likely... if one is spotted... act quickly and move to a
place of safety inside a sturdy structure... such as a basement or
small interior room.

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.


A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 200 am CDT for north central
Louisiana.

Lat... Lon 3207 9193 3201 9189 3193 9190 3194 9276
      3218 9259 3245 9254 3299 9230 3300 9207
      3271 9206 3271 9197 3266 9191 3251 9190
      3240 9200 3228 9203 3227 9199 3219 9201
      3216 9190 3212 9187 3209 9187
time... Mot... loc 0304z 270deg 41kt 3290 9228 3268 9237 3246 9249 3219
9253 3201 9266

Hail... 1.00in
wind... 60mph


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Public Information Statement

Statement as of 4:45 PM CDT on May 25, 2015


... NWS damage survey for may 24 2015 severe weather event...

.Overview... A line of fast moving thunderstorms lifted north
across northeast Texas Sunday... during the late morning and early
afternoon... producing tornadoes and straight line wind damage.

.Tornado #1 in Harrison County in northeast Texas near Gill...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 100-110 mph
path length /statute/: 1.89 miles
path width /maximum/: 128 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: may 24 2015
start time: 1134 am CDT
start location: 13.09 miles south of Marshall Texas
start lat/lon: 32.3588 / -94.3589

End date: may 24 2015
end time: 1136 am CDT
end location: 11.2 miles south of Marshall Texas
end_lat/lon: 32.386 / -94.3558

Survey_summary: damage primarily consisted of snapped and uprooted
trees. However... a house sustained roof damage when wind lifted the
carport and part of the roof structure. The owner also lost a 30 by 30
foot outbuilding. A warehouse also had some roof damage south of
the house.

.Tornado #2 in Harrison County in northeast Texas in Marshall...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 100-110 mph
path length /statute/: 9.52 miles
path width /maximum/: 201 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: may 24 2015
start time: 1146 am CDT
start location: 5.34 miles SSE of Marshall Texas
start lat/lon: 32.4719 / -94.3364

End date: may 24 2015
end time: 12 PM CDT
end location: 4.57 miles NNE of Marshall Texas
end_lat/lon: 32.6092 / -94.3193

Survey_summary: damage consisted primarily of snapped and
uprooted trees. Most damage to structures and vehicles was
related to falling trees.

.Thunderstorm wind damage in Marion County in northeast Texas
near Karnack...

Peak wind estimated|: 90-100 mph
path length /statute/: 17.33 miles
path width /maximum/: 3457 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: may 24 2015
start time: 12 PM CDT
start location: 7.13 miles S of Karnack Texas
start lat/lon: 32.5556 / -94.1585

End date: may 24 2015
end time: 1222 PM CDT
end location: 10.65 miles NNE of Karnack Texas
end lat/lon: 32.8143 / -94.1095

Survey_summary: damage consisted primarily of snapped and
uprooted trees. Most damage to structures was related to falling
trees.

Note:
the information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the events and publication in
NWS storm data.


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