Tornado Warning
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WFUS54 KJAN 220358

Tornado Warning
National Weather Service Jackson MS
958 PM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
  Southeastern Neshoba County in east central Mississippi...
  Northeastern Newton County in east central Mississippi...

* Until 1045 PM CST

* At 958 PM CST, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
  was located over Stratton, or 7 miles southeast of Prospect, moving
  northeast at 35 mph.

  HAZARD...Tornado and half dollar 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...
  Little Rock around 1015 PM CST.
  Herbert Springs and House around 1025 PM CST.


TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement 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 3242 8919 3253 8924 3272 8892 3270 8891
      3250 8892
TIME...MOT...LOC 0358Z 238DEG 30KT 3249 8918



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