(Orange, Texas)

January 29, 2013

Weather alert for severe thunderstorms

Special to The Leader
The Orange Leader

ORANGE — National Weather Service said the area is still looking at strong to severe thunderstorms, starting this evening, and continuing through early Wednesday morning across our region.

Timing-wise, southeast Texas will see the strongest storms between 9 pm tonight and 1 am Wednesday, southwest Louisiana between midnight and 4 am, central Louisiana between 11 pm tonight and 3 am Wednesday, and south central Louisiana between 2 am and 6 am Wednesday.

The primary threat will be damaging winds, although an isolated tornado is also possible.