Tornado Warning
Issued by NWS Memphis, TN

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WFUS54 KMEG 272306

Tornado Warning
National Weather Service Memphis TN
606 PM CDT MON MAR 27 2017

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
  South central Henderson County in western Tennessee...
  Northeastern McNairy County in western Tennessee...
  Northern Hardin County in western Tennessee...
  East central Chester County in western Tennessee...
  Southern Decatur County in western Tennessee...

* Until 700 PM CDT

* At 606 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm producing a tornado was
  located near Morris Chapel, or 12 miles northwest of Savannah,
  moving east at 35 mph.

  HAZARD...Tornado and golf ball size hail.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated rotation.

  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 dangerous storm will be near...
  Olive Hill around 640 PM CDT.

Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include
Thurman, Saltillo, Milledgeville, Right, Sibley, Hinkle, Roby, Five
Forks, Pleasant Grove and Swift.


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 3539 8798 3539 8803 3537 8802 3537 8801
      3535 8801 3533 8802 3530 8802 3529 8798
      3518 8799 3530 8842 3547 8841 3541 8798
      3541 8797
TIME...MOT...LOC 2306Z 283DEG 30KT 3537 8835


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