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Thursday, May 28th, 2020 2:00 p.m. radar image

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles issued a special weather statement at 1:47 p.m. on Thursday, May 28th, 2020 for northern Jasper and northern Newton Counties.

Special Weather Statement

National Weather Service Lake Charles LA

147 PM CDT Thu May 28 2020

TXZ180-259-260-281930-

Northern Newton TX-Northern Jasper TX-Tyler TX-

147 PM CDT Thu May 28 2020

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR TYLER...WEST CENTRAL NEWTON AND

NORTHEASTERN JASPER COUNTIES UNTIL 230 PM CDT...

At 147 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along

a line extending from 7 miles southwest of Ebenezer to near Town

Bluff to near Fred. Movement was east at 15 mph.

Nickel size hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with

these storms.

Locations impacted include...

Jasper, Woodville, Kirbyville, Colmesneil, Call, Fred, Warren, Town

Bluff, Trout Creek, Magnolia Springs, Mt. Union, Spurger, Jamestown,

Roganville, Ivanhoe, Bleakwood and Hillister.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.

Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe

shelter inside a building or vehicle.

&&

LAT...LON 3098 9445 3100 9383 3056 9380 3059 9456

3070 9459

TIME...MOT...LOC 1847Z 259DEG 15KT 3095 9425 3077 9420 3058 9423

$$

K. Kuyper

Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Severe Thunderstorm Warning

TXC199-241-245-361-281930-

/O.NEW.KLCH.SV.W.0085.200528T1829Z-200528T1930Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED

Severe Thunderstorm Warning

National Weather Service Lake Charles LA

129 PM CDT Thu May 28 2020

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...

Northwestern Jefferson County in southeastern Texas...

Southeastern Hardin County in southeastern Texas...

Northwestern Orange County in southeastern Texas...

South central Jasper County in southeastern Texas...

* Until 230 PM CDT.

* At 129 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near China, or

near Sour Lake, moving northeast at 15 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...

Beaumont, Lumberton, Vidor, Silsbee, Sour Lake, Bevil Oaks, China,

Rose City, Pine Forest, Lakeview and Weiss Bluff.

This includes Interstate 10 in Texas between mile markers 865 and

851.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

building.

&&

LAT...LON 2999 9435 3013 9442 3039 9411 3015 9388

TIME...MOT...LOC 1829Z 234DEG 13KT 3010 9432

HAIL...1.00IN

WIND...60MPH

$$

K. Kuyper

Broadcast journalist & on-air personality - Rayburn Broadcasting Company - KJAS 107.3 FM in Jasper, TX and KFAH 99.1 FM in Pineland, TX