Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
258 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

MSZ028-029-032-292045-
CHOCTAW MS-WEBSTER MS-MONTGOMERY MS-
258 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT CENTRAL MONTGOMERY...WEBSTER AND
NORTHERN CHOCTAW COUNTIES UNTIL 345 PM CDT...

AT 258 PM CDT...METEOROLOGISTS WERE TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR EMBRY TO NEAR POPLAR CREEK. MOVEMENT
WAS EAST AT 40 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  BELLEFONTAINE AND EMBRY AROUND 305 PM CDT.
  CLARKSON AROUND 320 PM CDT.
  EUPORA AROUND 330 PM CDT.
  SHERWOOD AROUND 335 PM CDT.
  MATHISTON AROUND 340 PM CDT.
  CUMBERLAND AROUND 345 PM CDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THESE STORMS INCLUDE MANTEE AND WALTHALL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

THESE STORMS MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO
STATIONS AND AVAILABLE TELEVISION STATIONS FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3364 8903 3363 8903 3364 8902 3356 8902
      3356 8909 3345 8909 3331 8964 3334 8964
      3357 8958 3368 8942 3372 8931 3372 8919
      3374 8919 3374 8904
TIME...MOT...LOC 1958Z 248DEG 35KT 3364 8940 3339 8957

$$

CME


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