Tornado Warning for West central Grant Parish and Southeastern Natchitoches Parish

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A severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located 11 miles north of Hutton, or 17 miles west of Lena,
moving northeast at 20 mph.

HAZARD…Tornado and quarter size hail.
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.

Locations impacted include:

Colfax, Montgomery, Cloutierville, Melrose, Lake Iatt, Bellwood,
Chopin, Bermuda and Aloha.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…
TAKE COVER NOW!

Move to a basement or 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.