...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHERN RAPIDES...NORTHWESTERNEVANGELINE AND NORTHEASTERN ALLEN PARISHES UNTIL 545 PM CDT... At 449 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near Glenmora, moving north at 25 mph. Pea size hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with this storm. Locations impacted include... Alexandria, Glenmora, Turkey Creek, Hineston, Lecompte, Otis, Elmer, Gardner, Calcasieu, Woodworth, Forest Hill, Mcnary and Union Hill. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways. Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm. Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe shelter inside a building or vehicle.