Tornado Warning for Jackson Parish, LA and 2 More

SHREVEPORT, LA (101 AM CDT Thu Apr 25 2019) — The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a Tornado Warning for Northwestern Jackson Parish in north central Louisiana Eastern Bienville Parish in northwestern Louisiana Southwestern Lincoln Parish in north central Louisiana until 145 AM CDT. At 101 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 12 miles southeast of Ringgold, or 24 miles west of Jonesboro, moving northeast at 45 mph. HAZARD: Tornado. SOURCE: Radar indicated rotation. 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 Simsboro, Lucky, Castor, Bienville, Quitman, Liberty Hill and Brice. 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. Tornadoes are extremely difficult to see and confirm at night. Do not wait to see or hear the tornado. TAKE COVER NOW!

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