LAKE CHARLES, LA (1059 PM CDT Thu May 9 2019) — The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Southwestern Beauregard Parish in southwestern Louisiana Northwestern Calcasieu Parish in southwestern Louisiana South central Newton County in southeastern Texas Northeastern Orange County in southeastern Texas until midnight CDT. At 1058 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Forest Heights, or near Deweyville, moving north at 30 mph. HAZARD: 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. SOURCE: Radar indicated. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include Starks, Deweyville, Hartburg, Forest Heights and Devils Pocket. Prepare immediately for large hail and deadly cloud to ground lightning. Seek shelter inside a well-built structure. Stay away from windows.