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Leesville City Police
Friday June 10th, 2022 :: 02:14 p.m. CDT


Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 03:15PM

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Northeastern Vernon Parish in west central Louisiana...

* Until 315 PM CDT.

* At 214 PM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 12 miles south of Natchitoches to near Anacoco, moving southeast at 25 mph. HAZARD...70 mph wind gusts and ping pong ball size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...People and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. Expect considerable tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.

* Locations impacted include... Leesville, Anacoco, Fort Polk, Slagle, New Llano, Hornbeck, Kurthwood, Hutton and Simpson.



For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building. Prepare immediately for large hail and deadly cloud to ground lightning. Seek shelter inside a well-built structure. Stay away from windows. Prepare immediately for large hail and damaging winds. People outside should move immediately to shelter inside a strong building. Stay away from windows. Large hail and damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms. Move indoors immediately. Lightning is one of nature's leading killers. Remember, if you can hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

Leesville City Police
101 West Lee Street
Leesville, LA 71446

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Non-emergencies: 337-238-0331

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Alert Details

Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Observed - Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Severe Thunderstorm Warning

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