BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
759 PM CDT SAT APR 29 2017
The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
Franklin County in northeastern Texas...
North central Wood County in northeastern Texas...
Northwestern Titus County in northeastern Texas...
Southwestern Red River County in northeastern Texas...
* Until 845 PM CDT
* At 759 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Mount Vernon,
or 8 miles south of Hagansport, moving northeast at 45 mph.
HAZARD...70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.
IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect considerable
tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to mobile homes,
roofs, and outbuildings.
* Locations impacted include...
Winnsboro, Hagansport, Mount Vernon, Bogata, Purley, Winfield,
Talco, Miller's Cove, Cypress, Hopewell, Harts Bluff and Johntown.
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
For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
This is a potentially deadly storm. Seek shelter in an interior room
on the lowest floor of a well-built structure. Abandon vehicles in
search of a more substantial permanent structure. Stay away from
A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 PM CDT for northeastern
LAT...LON 3296 9547 3297 9531 3346 9531 3347 9489
3297 9519 3295 9547
TIME...MOT...LOC 0059Z 230DEG 55KT 3323 9524