Areas Affected: Evangeline
The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a
* Tornado Warning for... Central Evangeline Parish in central Louisiana...
* Until 745 AM CST.
* At 717 AM CST, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near Mamou, moving northeast at 35 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.
* This dangerous storm will be near... Reddell around 725 AM CST. Pine Prairie around 735 AM CST. Ville Platte around 740 AM CST. Chicot State Park, Indian Lake and Bayou Chicot around 745 AM CST. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include St. Landry. This includes Interstate 49 between mile markers 39 and 40, and between mile markers 43 and 45. TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED HAIL...<.75IN
TAKE COVER NOW! Move to 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.