Tornado warning for northern Newton and northeastern Jasper counties in Southeastern Texas until 515PM. Possible tornado near Jamestown or 8 miles northwest of Newton – moving northeast at 40 MPH. Farrsville, Mayflower, and Toledo Bend Damn are included in this warning.

Tornado Warning
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
430 PM CDT WED MAR 29 2017

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Tornado Warning for…
Northern Newton County in southeastern Texas…
Northeastern Jasper County in southeastern Texas…

* Until 515 PM CDT

* At 430 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located over Jamestown, or 8 miles northwest of Newton, moving
northeast at 40 mph.

HAZARD…Tornado and golf ball size hail.

SOURCE…Radar indicated rotation.

IMPACT…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.

* This dangerous storm will be near…
Farrsville around 435 PM CDT.
Mayflower around 450 PM CDT.
Toledo Bend Dam around 505 PM CDT.