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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Jackson MS
326 PM CDT Tue Apr 25 2017

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326 PM CDT Tue Apr 25 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of southeast
Arkansas, northeast Louisiana, central Mississippi, north central
Mississippi, northwest Mississippi, southwest Mississippi, and
west central Mississippi.

.DAY ONE...Tonight and Wednesday

NON-THUNDERSTORM WINDS
THREAT...Elevated
TIMING...Wednesday afternoon and evening

Windy conditions are expected Wednesday afternoon and evening.
Southerly winds may gust up to 40 to 45 mph, and this may bring
limbs down and cause difficult travel for high profile vehicles.

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.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday night through Monday

A squall line is expected to move across the area Wednesday night.
Severe storms capable of damaging winds, large hail, and a few
tornadoes will be possible. The greatest threat for severe weather
will be over northern portions of the ArkLaMiss Delta region.

Severe thunderstorms with heavy rainfall are possible within the
region this weekend, especially for Saturday night through
Sunday. This potential weather event is still several days away
and the timing and impacts will likely be adjusted in later
forecasts.

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.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...
The activation of storm spotters, HAM radio operators, and
emergency management personnel in support of severe weather
operations may be needed for portions of the region Wednesday
night and this weekend.

$$

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326 PM CDT Tue Apr 25 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central
Mississippi, east central Mississippi, north central Mississippi,
northeast Mississippi, and south central Mississippi.

.DAY ONE...Tonight and Wednesday

NON-THUNDERSTORM WINDS
THREAT...Limited
TIMING...Wednesday afternoon and evening

Windy conditions are expected Wednesday afternoon and evening.
Southerly winds may gust up to 35 mph, and this may cause
difficult travel for high profile vehicles.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image2.png)

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday night through Monday

A squall line is expected to move across the area Wednesday night.
Severe storms capable of damaging winds, large hail, and a few
tornadoes will be possible. The greatest threat for severe weather
will be over northern portions of the ArkLaMiss Delta region.

Severe thunderstorms with heavy rainfall are possible within the
region this weekend, especially for Saturday night through
Sunday. This potential weather event is still several days away
and the timing and impacts will likely be adjusted in later
forecasts.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...
The activation of storm spotters, HAM radio operators, and
emergency management personnel in support of severe weather
operations may be needed for portions of the region Wednesday
night and this weekend.

$$

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...HAZARD LEGEND...

*NON-THUNDERSTORM WINDS*
Extreme...Sustained winds 50 mph or greater or wind gusts 65 mph
 or greater.
Significant...Sustained winds 40-49 mph or wind gusts 58-64 mph.
Elevated...Sustained winds 30-39 mph or wind gusts 45-57 mph.
Limited...Sustained winds 20-29 mph or wind gusts 30 to 44 mph.


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