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Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Status

New Event Expired

Start Time

Tue 05/04/2021 12:24 PM EDT

End Time

Tue 05/04/2021 01:15 PM EDT

Significance

Warning

Storm Location

5 mi SW of Bienville, LA

Storm Motion

Moving NE at 26 mph

Impacts

High impact

Hail1.00in
Wind60mph

Locations Affected

Bryceland, LA ∙ Simsboro, LA ∙ Bienville, LA ∙ Oak Grove, LA ∙ Mount Lebanon, LA ∙ Sugar Creek, LA ∙ Driskill Mountain, LA ∙ Ruston, LA ∙ Arcadia, LA ∙ Grambling, LA

Full Alert Message

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED Severe Thunderstorm Warning National Weather Service Shreveport LA 1124 AM CDT Tue May 4 2021 The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Northwestern Jackson Parish in north central Louisiana... Southeastern Claiborne Parish in northwestern Louisiana... Northeastern Bienville Parish in northwestern Louisiana... Southwestern Lincoln Parish in north central Louisiana... * Until 1215 PM CDT. * At 1123 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 11 miles south of Gibsland, or 21 miles southeast of Minden, moving northeast at 25 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... Ruston, Grambling, Arcadia, Gibsland, Simsboro, Lucky, Bienville, Bryceland, Mount Lebanon, Sailes and Brice. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 600 PM CDT for north central and northwestern Louisiana. For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building. Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm, and may lead to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways. && LAT...LON 3225 9306 3238 9320 3273 9284 3251 9262 TIME...MOT...LOC 1623Z 228DEG 23KT 3237 9307 HAIL...1.00IN WIND...60MPH