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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
306 PM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-015-MSZ018-019-025>042-212115-
ASHLEY-CHICOT-MOREHOUSE-WEST CARROLL-EAST CARROLL-RICHLAND-
BOLIVAR-SUNFLOWER-LEFLORE-GRENADA-CARROLL-MONTGOMERY-WEBSTER-CLAY-
LOWNDES-CHOCTAW-OKTIBBEHA-WASHINGTON-HUMPHREYS-HOLMES-ATTALA-
WINSTON-NOXUBEE-ISSAQUENA-SHARKEY-YAZOO-
306 PM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
ARKANSAS...NORTHEAST LOUISIANA...CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...AND NORTH
CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT AND SATURDAY

TORNADOES
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...TONIGHT

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...TONIGHT

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT, MAINLY AFTER
11PM THROUGH AROUND DAYBREAK SATURDAY MORNING. HAIL TO THE SIZE OF
QUARTERS AND DAMAGING WINDS OF 60MPH ARE POSSIBLE.

(WWW.WEATHER.GOV/IMAGES/JAN/GRAPHICAST/IMAGE1.PNG)

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY

AFTER A LULL IN STORM ACTIVITY DURING THE DAY SATURDAY, ANOTHER ROUND
OF SEVERE WEATHER IS EXPECTED MAINLY SATURDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY SUNDAY
MORNING. LARGE HAIL TO GOLFBALL SIZE IS EXPECTED BUT SOME STORMS MAY
PRODUCE HAIL LARGER THAN GOLFBALL SIZE. DAMAGING WINDS OF 60MPH OR
GREATER IS ALSO EXPECTED. A TORNADO CANNOT BE RULED OUT.

(WWW.WEATHER.GOV/IMAGES/JAN/GRAPHICAST/IMAGE2.PNG)

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...
THE ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS...HAM RADIO OPERATORS...AND
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL IN SUPPORT OF SEVERE WEATHER
OPERATIONS MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE REGION TONIGHT
AND SATURDAY NIGHT.

$$

MSZ043>046-212115-
MADISON MS-LEAKE-NESHOBA-KEMPER-
306 PM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
MISSISSIPPI...AND EAST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT AND SATURDAY

TORNADOES
THREAT...ELEVATED
TIMING...TONIGHT

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
THREAT...ELEVATED
TIMING...TONIGHT

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TONIGHT, MAINLY AFTER 11PM, UNTIL
DAYBREAK SATURDAY MORNING. HAIL TO THE SIZE OF GOLFBALLS AND DAMAGING
WINDS OF 60MPH ARE EXPECTED. TORNADOES ARE ALSO POSSIBLE.

(WWW.WEATHER.GOV/IMAGES/JAN/GRAPHICAST/IMAGE1.PNG)

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY

AFTER A LULL IN STORM ACTIVITY DURING THE DAY SATURDAY, ANOTHER ROUND
OF SEVERE WEATHER IS EXPECTED MAINLY SATURDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY SUNDAY
MORNING. LARGE HAIL TO GOLFBALL SIZE IS EXPECTED BUT SOME STORMS MAY
PRODUCE HAIL LARGER THAN GOLFBALL SIZE. DAMAGING WINDS OF 60MPH OR
GREATER IS ALSO EXPECTED. A TORNADO CANNOT BE RULED OUT.

(WWW.WEATHER.GOV/IMAGES/JAN/GRAPHICAST/IMAGE2.PNG)

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...
THE ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS...HAM RADIO OPERATORS...AND
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL IN SUPPORT OF SEVERE WEATHER
OPERATIONS MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE REGION TONIGHT
AND SATURDAY NIGHT.

$$

LAZ016-023>026-MSZ047>066-072>074-212115-
MADISON LA-FRANKLIN LA-CATAHOULA-TENSAS-CONCORDIA-WARREN-HINDS-
RANKIN-SCOTT-NEWTON-LAUDERDALE-CLAIBORNE-COPIAH-SIMPSON-SMITH-
JASPER-CLARKE-JEFFERSON-ADAMS-FRANKLIN MS-LINCOLN-LAWRENCE-
JEFFERSON DAVIS-COVINGTON-JONES-MARION-LAMAR-FORREST-
306 PM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
LOUISIANA...CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...AND SOUTH CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT AND SATURDAY

TORNADOES
THREAT...ELEVATED
TIMING...TONIGHT

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
THREAT...ELEVATED
TIMING...TONIGHT

FLOODING
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...TONIGHT

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TONIGHT, MAINLY AFTER 11PM, UNTIL
DAYBREAK SATURDAY MORNING. HAIL TO THE SIZE OF GOLFBALLS AND DAMAGING
WINDS OF 60MPH ARE EXPECTED. TORNADOES ARE ALSO POSSIBLE.

(WWW.WEATHER.GOV/IMAGES/JAN/GRAPHICAST/IMAGE1.PNG)

SOME STRONGER STORMS MAY ALSO PRODUCE LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL. GIVEN
THE SATURATED GROUND FROM RAIN AND STORMS OVER THE LAST DAY, THIS
COULD LEAD TO SOME LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING ISSUES.

(WWW.WEATHER.GOV/IMAGES/JAN/GRAPHICAST/IMAGE3.PNG)

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY

AFTER A LULL IN STORM ACTIVITY DURING THE DAY SATURDAY, ANOTHER ROUND
OF SEVERE WEATHER IS EXPECTED MAINLY SATURDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY SUNDAY
MORNING. LOCATIONS GENERALLY ALONG AND NORTH OF INTERSTATE 20 WILL
HAVE THE HIGHER RISK FOR SEVERE WEATHER. IN THIS AREA, LARGE HAIL TO
GOLFBALL SIZE IS EXPECTED BUT SOME STORMS MAY PRODUCE HAIL LARGER
THAN GOLFBALL SIZE. DAMAGING WINDS OF 60MPH OR GREATER IS ALSO
EXPECTED. A TORNADO CANNOT BE RULED OUT. LOCATION SOUTH OF INTERSTATE
20 COULD SEE SOME SEVERE STORMS WITH HAIL QUARTER TO GOLFBALL SIZE,
DAMAGING WINDS AND POSSIBILITY OF A TORNADO.

(WWW.WEATHER.GOV/IMAGES/JAN/GRAPHICAST/IMAGE2.PNG)

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...
THE ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS...HAM RADIO OPERATORS...AND
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL IN SUPPORT OF SEVERE WEATHER
OPERATIONS MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE REGION TONIGHT
AND SATURDAY NIGHT.

$$

21

&&

...HAZARD LEGEND...

*TORNADOES*
EXTREME...CONFIDENT IN STRONG TORNADOES WITH RATINGS EF2 OR
 GREATER.
SIGNIFICANT...STRONG TORNADOES POSSIBLE WITH RATINGS EF2 OR
 GREATER.
ELEVATED...CONFIDENT IN TORNADOES.
LIMITED...TORNADOES POSSIBLE.

*SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS*
EXTREME...CONFIDENT IN SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WITH WIND GUSTS OF
 75 MPH OR GREATER AND/OR 2 INCH DIAMETER OR LARGER HAIL.
SIGNIFICANT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE WITH WIND GUSTS OF
 75 MPH OR GREATER AND/OR 2 INCH DIAMETER OR LARGER HAIL.
ELEVATED...CONFIDENT IN SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WITH WINDS GUSTS OF
 60 MPH OR GREATER AND/OR 1 INCH DIAMETER OR LARGER HAIL.
LIMITED...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE WITH WIND GUSTS OF 60
 MPH OR GREATER AND/OR 1 INCH DIAMETER OR LARGER HAIL.

*FLOODING*
EXTREME...CONFIDENT IN SIGNIFICANT FLOODING.
SIGNIFICANT...SIGNIFICANT FLOODING POSSIBLE.
ELEVATED...CONFIDENT IN FLOODING.
LIMITED...FLOODING POSSIBLE.


...USEFUL WEATHER WEB PAGES (URLS)...

NWS JAN HOME PAGE...
   WWW.WEATHER.GOV/JAN
STAY AWARE, STAY SAFE NWS JAN BRIEFING PAGE...
   WWW.WEATHER.GOV/JAN/SAFE
LATEST WEATHER BRIEFING...
   WWW.WEATHER.GOV/JAN/WEATHER_BRIEFING

FIND NWS JAN ON FACEBOOK...
   WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWSJACKSONMS
FOLLOW NWS JAN ON TWITTER...
   @NWSJACKSONMS

...ADDITIONAL URLS FOR SEVERE WEATHER ISSUES...

CURRENT WATCHES AND WARNINGS...
   WWW.WEATHER.GOV/JAN/SAFE

LATEST WEATHER BRIEFING...
   WWW.WEATHER.GOV/JAN/WEATHER_BRIEFING

STORM PREDICTION CENTER (SPC)...
   WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/
MESO ANALYSIS...
   WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/EXPER/MESOANALYSIS/DAY 1 THROUGH 3 OUTLOOKS...
   WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/PRODUCTS/OUTLOOK/
STORM REPORTS...
   WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/CLIMO/ONLINE/
...ADDITIONAL URLS FOR FLOODING ISSUES...

CURRENT WATCHES AND WARNINGS...
   WWW.WEATHER.GOV/JAN/SAFE_HEAVYRAIN

OBSERVED PRECIPITATION IMAGES...
   WWW.WEATHER.GOV/JAN/PRECIPMAPS

LATEST WEATHER BRIEFING...
   WWW.WEATHER.GOV/JAN/WEATHER_BRIEFING

RIVER FORECAST CENTER...
   WWW.WEATHER.GOV/LMRFC/
SIGNIFICANT RIVER FLOOD OUTLOOK...
   WWW.WPC.NCEP.NOAA.GOV/NATIONALFLOODOUTLOOK/INDEX.HTML
DAY 1 THROUGH 3 EXCESSIVE RAINFALL...
   WWW.WPC.NCEP.NOAA.GOV/QPF/EXCESS_RAIN.SHTML
EXCESSIVE RAINFALL DISCUSSION...
   WWW.WPC.NCEP.NOAA.GOV/DISCUSSIONS/QPFERD.HTML
DAY 1 THROUGH 7 QPF...
   WWW.WPC.NCEP.NOAA.GOV/QPF/QPF2.SHTML
QPF DISCUSSION...
   WWW.WPC.NCEP.NOAA.GOV/DISCUSSIONS/QPFPFD.HTML
   PLEASE CONVERT ALL WEB ADDRESSES TO LOWER CASE BEFORE ENTERING!


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