Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
319 PM CDT SUN AUG 23 2015

MSZ052-056>058-066-232045-
JASPER MS-SMITH MS-CLARKE MS-LAUDERDALE MS-JONES MS-
319 PM CDT SUN AUG 23 2015

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT SOUTHEASTERN
LAUDERDALE... NORTHEASTERN JONES...JASPER...NORTHEASTERN SMITH AND
CLARKE COUNTIES UNTIL 400 PM CDT...

AT 319 PM CDT...METEOROLOGISTS WERE TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM ALAMUCHA TO NEAR STONEWALL
TO PINEVILLE...AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 45 MPH.

WINDS OF 40 TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
QUITMAN...BAY SPRINGS...STONEWALL...SANDERSVILLE...HEIDELBERG...
ALAMUCHA...TURNERVILLE...PAULDING...DE SOTO...STAFFORD SPRINGS...
SABLE...SNELL...ORANGE...PINEVILLE...CRANDALL...INCREASE...MILL
CREEK...GOODWATER...MIDDLETON AND BARNETT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HIGH WINDS CAN BRING DOWN TREES AND LARGE LIMBS RESULTING IN SERIOUS
INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE. EXERCISE EXTREME CAUTION WHEN OUTDOORS
DURING SUCH STRONG WINDS...AND BE ESPECIALLY AWARE OF OLDER TREES.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3190 8847 3185 8864 3183 8894 3168 8895
      3168 8902 3214 8951 3213 8885 3244 8846
      3241 8841
TIME...MOT...LOC 2019Z 312DEG 37KT 3237 8849 3211 8882 3211 8939

$$

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