BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX  
649 PM CDT SUN APR 6 2014  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIDLAND HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
BORDEN COUNTY IN WEST TEXAS...  
 
* UNTIL 745 PM CDT  
 
* AT 640 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL...AND  
DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED NEAR  
GAIL...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 30 MPH.  
 
* THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...  
CENTRAL BORDEN COUNTY...  
SOUTHERN BORDEN COUNTY...  
SOUTHEASTERN BORDEN COUNTY...  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER... HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY  
RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE IN  
MIDLAND.  
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FLASH FLOOD WARNING

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS  
424 PM CDT SUN APR 6 2014  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
ISSAQUENA COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...  
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF VALLEY PARK...  
WARREN COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...  
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...REDWOOD...VICKSBURG...  
 
* UNTIL 730 PM CDT  
 
* AT 424 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED  
FLASH FLOODING FROM A THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WARNED AREA. ESTIMATED  
RADAR RAINFALL AMOUNTS...ON THE ORDER OF TWO TO FOUR INCHES...HAVE  
OCCURRED IN THE PAST THREE HOURS.  
 
* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO EAGLE  
BEND...YOUNGTON...OAK RIDGE AND FLOWERS  
 
VERY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CONTINUE OVER THE WARNED AREA FOR THE NEXT  
THREE HOURS WITH AN ADDITIONAL TWO TO FOUR INCHES POSSIBLE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO  
AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS  
MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.  
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Arrest Made In Crash That Left LAPD Officer Critically Injured

CBS Los Angeles

SUN VALLEY (CBSLA.com) — An arrest has been made in connection with a traffic collision in Sun Valley that critically injured a LAPD motorcycle officer.

The suspected driver was identified as Qaneak Cobb, 33, of North Hollywood.

Police said Cobb was arrested about 6:10 p.m. Saturday on suspicion of being under the influence of drugs. Her bail amount was set at $185,000.

The crash happened about 5:30 p.m. Saturday near the intersection of Lankershim Boulevard and Saticoy Street.

The officer, a 26-year-veteran of the department, was in critical condition Saturday evening.

No further information was available.

(©2014 CBS Local Media, a division of CBS Radio Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Wire services contributed to this report.)

RELATED:LAPD Motorcycle Officer Fights For Life After SUV Slams Into Him In Sun Valley

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‘Captain America’ Sets April Record With $96.2M

CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Disney and Marvel could be one of the finest teams around.

Continuing the success of their superhero franchise, “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” has set a record as the biggest domestic April release ever.

The Disney sequel debuted with $96.2 million topping the previous record holder, 2011’s “Fast Five,” which opened with $86.2 million. Last weekend “The Winter Soldier,” which stars Chris Evans as the shield-wielding superhero, and Scarlett Johansson (whose sci-fi “Under the Skin” also debuted this weekend with $140,000) as Black Widow, commanded 32 international markets, gaining $75.2 million in its overseas bow.

Expanding to Russia, Australia and China in its second week, the Marvel comic adaptation, boasting a budget of over $170 million, has earned $207.1 million internationally, bringing its overall worldwide haul to over $303 million.

Also a touchstone for Imax, “The Winter Soldier” attained $9.6 million on 346 screens showing the…

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Blood Drives Being Held For LAPD Motorcycle Officer Injured In Crash

CBS Los Angeles

SANTA CLARITA (CBSLA.com) — Authorities say a blood drive is being held to support a critically injured LAPD motorcycle officer.

The drive to help the 26-year veteran was being held Sunday at St. Claire Church, located at 19606 Calle Way, in Canyon Country.

The next drive is scheduled for April 7, at Holy Cross Hospital in Mission Hills from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Another drive will be held on April 16, at the Twin Towers Correctional Facility in downtown Los Angeles from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The unidentified officer was critically injured in a collision with a sport utility vehicle early Saturday evening and reportedly needs blood.

The crash happened at Lankershim Boulevard at Saticoy Street, authorities said.

The suspected driver of the SUV was identified by police as 33-year-old Qaneak Cobb of North Hollywood.

Police said Cobb was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence…

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FLASH FLOOD WARNING

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA  
317 PM CDT SUN APR 6 2014  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
CALDWELL PARISH IN NORTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...  
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF COLUMBIA...  
JACKSON PARISH IN NORTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...  
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF JONESBORO...  
LINCOLN PARISH IN NORTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...  
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...RUSTON...GRAMBLING...  
OUACHITA PARISH IN NORTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...  
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...WEST MONROE...SWARTZ...MONROE...  
CLAIBORNE...BROWNSVILLE-BAWCOMVILLE...  
UNION PARISH IN NORTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...  
WINN PARISH IN NORTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...  
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF WINNFIELD...  
BIENVILLE PARISH IN NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...  
CLAIBORNE PARISH IN NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...  
NATCHITOCHES PARISH IN NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...  
 
* UNTIL 715 PM CDT  
 
* AT 314 PM CDT...WIDESPREAD HEAVY RAINFALL WAS ONGOING ACROSS THE  
WARNED AREA. SOME MINOR STREET FLOODING WAS ALREADY REPORTED IN  
THE REGION. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL RATES NEAR ONE INCH PER HOUR WITH  
ADDITIONAL RAIN TOTALS OF TWO TO THREE INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE  
BEFORE THE HEAVY RAIN MOVES EAST OF THE REGION LATER THIS EVENING.  
 
* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO MONROE...  
RUSTON...JONESBORO...COLUMBIA AND WINNFIELD.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE  
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS  
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.
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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL  
251 PM CDT SAT APR 5 2014  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOBILE HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHERN OKALOOSA COUNTY IN NORTHWEST FLORIDA...  
SOUTHERN SANTA ROSA COUNTY IN NORTHWEST FLORIDA...  
 
* UNTIL 345 PM CDT  
 
* AT 250 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER  
SIZE HAIL WAS LOCATED 4 MILES EAST OF PENSACOLA INTERNATIONAL  
AIRPORT...OR 5 MILES SOUTH OF MULAT...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35  
MPH.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
PEA RIDGE... MULAT... FLORIDATOWN...  
MILTON... BAGDAD... VALPARAISO...  
NICEVILLE... CRESTVIEW...  
 
THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 10 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 19 AND 58.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
THIS IS A DANGEROUS STORM. PREPARE FOR DESTRUCTIVE HAIL. PEOPLE  
OUTSIDE SHOULD MOVE INSIDE A STRONG BUILDING BUT AWAY FROM WINDOWS.  
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