A sever thunderstorm warning remains in effect until 8 p.m. for the following parishes: North Western Cameron and Central Calcasieu Parish.

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM ON RADAR CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED NEAR VINTON..MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 MPH. OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO EDGERLY

CARLYSS, SULPHUR, BUHLER, LAKE CHARLES REGIONAL AIRPORT, WESTLAKE

MOSS BLUFF AND LAKE CHARLES PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS

THIS STORM HAS A HISTORY OF PRODUCING UP TO QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND WINDS UP TO 60 MPH. SEEK SHELTER INSIDE A STURDY BUILDING AND STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS. A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 100 AM CST FRIDAY MORNING FOR CENTRAL LOUISIANA. A TORNADO WATCH ALSO REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 300 AM CST FRIDAY MORNING FOR SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA. A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH ALSO REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM CST THURSDAY EVENING FOR SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA AND SOUTHEAST TEXAS.