Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
850 PM CDT FRI JUL 3 2015

MSZ043-049-040215-
MADISON MS-RANKIN MS-
850 PM CDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT NORTHEASTERN RANKIN AND
SOUTHEASTERN MADISON COUNTIES UNTIL 915 PM CDT...

AT 849 PM CDT...METEOROLOGISTS WERE TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM
OVER GLUCKSTADT...OR NEAR CANTON...MOVING EAST AT 40 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
JACKSON...MADISON...RIDGELAND...CANTON...GOSHEN SPRINGS...
GLUCKSTADT...PISGAH...FANNIN AND ANNANDALE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

IF ON OR NEAR ROSS BARNETT RESERVOIR...GET OUT OF THE WATER AND MOVE
INDOORS OR INSIDE A VEHICLE. DO NOT BE CAUGHT ON THE WATER IN A
THUNDERSTORM.

&&

LAT...LON 3260 8978 3259 8978 3253 8977 3231 8986
      3239 9007 3240 9007 3240 9009 3246 9025
      3247 9025 3266 9009 3263 8974
TIME...MOT...LOC 0149Z 285DEG 33KT 3255 9009

$$

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