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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
845 PM CDT WED MAR 21 2012

THE FOLLOWING IS A SUMMARY OF COMPLETED STORM SURVEYS ACROSS
NORTH LOUISIANA FOR STORMS THAT OCCURRED ON TUESDAY MARCH 20TH AND
WEDNESDAY MARCH 21ST.

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DATE: 03/20/12
TIME BEGAN: 11:36 AM CDT
TIME ENDED: 11:41 AM CDT
LOCATION: SABINE PARISH...5 MILES EAST OF ZWOLLE
RATING: EF0
PATH LENGTH: 3 MILES
PATH WIDTH: 50 YARDS

DETAILS: AN EF0 TORNADO TOUCHED DOWN ALONG HWY. 1215. SEVERAL
         TREES WERE SNAPPED AND UPROOTED AND A FEW POWERLINES WERE
         DOWNED. THE TORNADO CONTINUED NORTHEAST CROSSING HWY. 120
         NEAR BELMONT SNAPPING A FEW TREES AND DOWNING A FEW
         POWERLINES BEFORE LIFTING.

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DATE: 03/20/12
TIME BEGAN: 1:15 PM CDT
TIME ENDED: 1:18 PM CDT
LOCATION: NATCHITOCHES/WINN PARISH...2.5 MILES SOUTHEAST OF GOLDONNA
RATING: EF0
PATH LENGTH: 2.1 MILES
PATH WIDTH: 75 YARDS

DETAILS: AN EF0 TORNADO TOUCHED DOWN ALONG STATE ROUTE 156.
         SEVERAL TREES WERE SNAPPED ON BOTH SIDES OF THE ROAD
         WITH POWERLINES DOWNED. MORE TREES WERE DOWNED ON
         RAILROAD TRACKS EAST OF HWY. 156.

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DATE: 03/20/12
TIME BEGAN: 9:28 PM CDT
TIME ENDED: 9:29 PM CDT
LOCATION: NATCHITOCHES PARISH...2 MILES EAST OF NATCHITOCHES
RATING: EF0
PATH LENGTH: 1 MILE
PATH WIDTH: 20 YARDS

DETAILS: AN EF0 TORNADO TOUCHED DOWN NEAR THE CEDAR GROVE MOBILE
         HOME PARK. A TREE WAS SNAPPED ALONG HWY. 484 LEADING EAST
         INTO THE MOBILE HOME PARK. 3 HOMES SUSTAINED DAMAGE WITH
         ONE SUSTAINING MODERATE ROOF DAMAGE. DEBRIS WAS SCATTERED
         EAST AS THE TORNADO CROSSED A FIELD AND LIFTED.

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DATE: 03/21/12
TIME BEGAN: 3:14 AM CDT
TIME ENDED: 3:15 AM CDT
LOCATION: WINN PARISH...2 MILES SOUTH OF SIKES
RATING: EF0
PATH LENGTH: 0.4 MILES
PATH WIDTH: 50 YARDS

DETAILS: AN EF0 TORNADO BRIEFLY TOUCHED DOWN ALONG HWY. 499. A FEW
         TREES WERE SNAPPED ON THE WEST SIDE OF THE HWY. NEAR
         PARISH ROAD 1134 AND HWY. 499 INTERSECTION. THE TORNADO
         WAS MOVING NORTH NORTHEAST AND LIFTED IN A CLEARING
         BEFORE REACHING THE COMMUNITY OF SIKES.

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DATE: 03/21/12
TIME BEGAN: 8:30 AM CDT
TIME ENDED: 8:38 AM CDT
LOCATION: CALDWELL PARISH...2 MILES WEST OF GRAYSON
RATING: EF1
PATH LENGTH: 4.1 MILES
PATH WIDTH: 400 YARDS

DETAILS: AN EF1 TORNADO TOUCHED DOWN ALONG STATE ROUTE 845
         SNAPPING A FEW TREES. THE TORNADO CROSSED HWY. 126 ALONG
         MCCRARY RD. WHERE MOST OF THE DAMAGE OCCURRED. 20 HOMES
         WERE DAMAGED AND 1 MOBILE HOME WAS DESTROYED. DAMAGE WAS
         PRIMARILY DUE TO FALLEN TREES. SEVERAL SHEDS WERE ALSO
         DESTROYED FROM FALLING TREES. OTHER DAMAGE OCCURRED TO
         HOMES AND STRUCTURES ALONG HWY. 165 AND WAS DUE TO
         STRAIGHT LINE WINDS OR REAR FLANK EAST OF THE TORNADO
         TRACK.


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