LAKE CHARLES, LA (131 PM CDT Sat Apr 6 2019) — The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Northeastern Rapides Parish in central Louisiana Northwestern Avoyelles Parish in central Louisiana until 200 PM CDT. At 130 PM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles northeast of Holloway to Centerpoint, moving northeast at 35 mph. HAZARD: Quarter size hail. SOURCE: Radar indicated. Damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include Effie, Brouillette, Deville, Centerpoint and Holloway. For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building. 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.