Strong Thunderstorms Moving Towards Acadiana
A line of strong thunderstorms is moving into Louisiana from Texas, and will pose a threat to Acadiana this morning.
A tornado watch has been issued for the following parishes: Lafayette, Acadia, Calcasieu, Evangeline, Iberia, St. Landry, Rapides, St. Martin, St. Mary, Vermillion, and Vernon.
All of Acadiana is also under a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for most of the day. These storms moving in from Texas, at 55 mph, are capable of producing strong thunderstorms, lighting, hail, and strong winds.
Keep your radio on throughout the day and we'll pass along any information you may need. Don't forget to also check back here or on our social media sites (Facebook and Twitter) for further updates.
Stay safe out there and remember to not get on the roads if you don't have to while these storms sweep across out area.