Tornado Warning
Issued by NWS Memphis, TN

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WFUS54 KMEG 231638
TORMEG
MSC057-231700-
/O.NEW.KMEG.TO.W.0033.170623T1638Z-170623T1700Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Tornado Warning
National Weather Service Memphis TN
1138 AM CDT FRI JUN 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
  Northeastern Itawamba County in northeastern Mississippi...

* Until noon CDT

* At 1138 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm producing a tornado was
  located near Fairview, or 9 miles southwest of Red Bay, moving
  northeast at 45 mph.

  HAZARD...Tornado.

  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 tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of
  northeastern Itawamba County, including the following locations:
  Eastman and Bounds Crossroads.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 3427 8818 3426 8818 3422 8824 3434 8836
      3446 8824 3446 8816
TIME...MOT...LOC 1638Z 226DEG 39KT 3434 8826

TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED
HAIL...0.00IN

$$



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