Tornado Warning
Issued by NWS Memphis, TN

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WFUS54 KMEG 250143

Tornado Warning
National Weather Service Memphis TN
743 PM CST SAT FEB 24 2018

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
  Southeastern Weakley County in northwestern Tennessee...
  Northeastern Benton County in Middle Tennessee...
  Northwestern Carroll County in northwestern Tennessee...
  Henry County in northwestern Tennessee...

* Until 830 PM CST

* At 743 PM CST, a severe thunderstorm producing a tornado was
  located near Gleason, or 11 miles north of McKenzie, moving
  northeast at 55 mph.


  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.

* Locations impacted include...
  Paris, McKenzie, Paris Landing State Park, Dresden, Gleason,
  Cottage Grove, Routon, Palmersville, Springville, Trezevant,
  Puryear, Big Sandy, Henry, Sandhill, Mansfield, Jones Mill, Old
  Springville, Crossland, Como and Sunnyside.


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.

Tornadoes are extremely difficult to see and confirm at night. Do not
wait to see or hear the tornado. TAKE COVER NOW!


LAT...LON 3601 8862 3630 8876 3650 8849 3650 8806
      3647 8805 3644 8806 3640 8802 3637 8800
      3634 8797 3631 8795 3627 8795
TIME...MOT...LOC 0143Z 229DEG 49KT 3629 8859


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