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Tornado watch issued for all of Acadiana

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Posted at 2:53 PM, Apr 19, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-19 15:53:10-04

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued a tornado WATCH for all of Acadiana through 10pm.

Per the SPC: "Primary threats include...A few tornadoes likely with a couple intense (EF2+) tornadoes possible.

Scattered large hail and isolated very large hail events to 2.5 inches in diameter likely. Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph likely.

Storm prime-time for Acadiana looks to be between 5 and 8 pm. Stay with KATC, katc.com and social media for the latest.

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