Tornado Watch issued for all SWLA parishes

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED TORNADO WATCH 72 IN
EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS

IN LOUISIANA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 16 PARISHES

IN CENTRAL LOUISIANA

AVOYELLES             EVANGELINE            RAPIDES             
ST. LANDRY

IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA

IBERIA                LAFAYETTE             ST. MARTIN          
ST. MARY

IN SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA

ACADIA                ALLEN                 BEAUREGARD          
CALCASIEU             CAMERON               JEFFERSON DAVIS     
VERMILION

IN WEST CENTRAL LOUISIANA

VERNON

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...ABBEVILLE...ALEXANDRIA...
BAYOU VISTA...BERWICK...BREAUX BRIDGE...BUNKIE...CAMERON...
CHURCH POINT...COTTONPORT...CROWLEY...DE RIDDER...EUNICE...
FRANKLIN...HACKBERRY...JENNINGS...KAPLAN...KINDER...LAFAYETTE...
LAKE CHARLES...LEESVILLE...MAMOU...MANSURA...MARKSVILLE...
MORGAN CITY...NEW IBERIA...NEW LLANO...OAKDALE...OPELOUSAS...
PATTERSON...PINEVILLE...RAYNE...SIMMESPORT...ST. MARTINVILLE...
SULPHUR AND VILLE PLATTE.