Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
654 PM CDT FRI JUL 22 2016

MSZ029-032-033-038-039-230030-
OKTIBBEHA MS-NOXUBEE MS-WINSTON MS-CHOCTAW MS-WEBSTER MS-
654 PM CDT FRI JUL 22 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT CENTRAL WEBSTER...OKTIBBEHA...
NORTHWESTERN NOXUBEE...NORTHEASTERN CHOCTAW AND NORTHEASTERN WINSTON
COUNTIES UNTIL 730 PM CDT...

AT 654 PM CDT...METEOROLOGISTS WERE TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR EUPORA TO NEAR CRAWFORD. MOVEMENT
WAS SOUTHWEST AT 15 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  BELLEFONTAINE AROUND 700 PM CDT.
  EUPORA AROUND 710 PM CDT.
  BETHEDEN AROUND 730 PM CDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THESE STORMS INCLUDE WALTHALL AND
STURGIS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
LEAD TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH
FLOODED ROADWAYS.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3301 8872 3356 8951 3358 8951 3368 8924
      3334 8867 3329 8867 3329 8858 3327 8855
TIME...MOT...LOC 2354Z 055DEG 13KT 3360 8924 3327 8869

$$

GRG



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