Severe weather expected today

A Tornado Watch is in effect until 2pm today
LOUISIANA PARISHES INCLUDED ARE
ACADIA ALLEN AVOYELLES
BEAUREGARD CALCASIEU CALDWELL
CAMERON CATAHOULA CONCORDIA
EAST CARROLL EVANGELINE FRANKLIN
GRANT JEFFERSON DAVIS LAFAYETTE
LA SALLE MADISON RAPIDES
RICHLAND SABINE ST. LANDRY
TENSAS VERMILION VERNON
WEST CARROLL WINN

A band of showers and thunderstorms will push across the area today. Some of these storms will have the potential to be severe with tornadoes, damaging winds and large hail possible. In addition to the severe weather threat, heavy rain will have the potential to lead to localized flash flooding.