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WWUS54 KMEG 222017
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Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service Memphis TN
317 PM CDT SAT APR 22 2017

MSC117-222027-
/O.CAN.KMEG.TO.W.0020.000000T0000Z-170422T2030Z/
Prentiss MS-
317 PM CDT SAT APR 22 2017

...THE TORNADO WARNING FOR SOUTHEASTERN PRENTISS COUNTY IS
CANCELLED...

The tornadic thunderstorm which prompted the warning has moved out
of the warned area. Therefore, the warning has been cancelled.

A severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 900 PM CDT for
northeastern Mississippi.

LAT...LON 3446 8831 3462 8829 3463 8813 3446 8816
TIME...MOT...LOC 2017Z 275DEG 25KT 3453 8822

$$

MSC141-222030-
/O.CON.KMEG.TO.W.0020.000000T0000Z-170422T2030Z/
Tishomingo MS-
317 PM CDT SAT APR 22 2017

...A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 330 PM CDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN TISHOMINGO COUNTY...

At 317 PM CDT, a confirmed tornado was located over Belmont, or near
Tishomingo State Park, moving east at 30 mph.

HAZARD...Damaging tornado and ping pong ball size hail.

SOURCE...Public confirmed tornado.

IMPACT...Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without
         shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. Damage
         to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur.  Tree damage is
         likely.

This tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of
southeastern Tishomingo County, including the following locations:
Bloody Springs, Neil, Dennis and Golden.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

To repeat, a tornado is on the ground. TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a
storm shelter or an interior room on the lowest floor of a sturdy
building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a mobile home, or in
a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter and protect
yourself from flying debris.

&&

LAT...LON 3446 8831 3462 8829 3463 8813 3446 8816
TIME...MOT...LOC 2017Z 275DEG 25KT 3453 8822

TORNADO...OBSERVED
HAIL...1.50IN

$$


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