Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
547 PM CDT SAT JUN 18 2016

MSZ072-073-182315-
MARION MS-LAMAR MS-
547 PM CDT SAT JUN 18 2016

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT SOUTHERN LAMAR AND SOUTHEASTERN
MARION COUNTIES UNTIL 615 PM CDT...

AT 546 PM CDT...METEOROLOGISTS WERE TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM SANDY HOOK TO NEAR BAXTERVILLE TO
LUMBERTON. MOVEMENT WAS SOUTHWEST AT 15 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL AND WINDS TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE
STORMS.

STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  SANDY HOOK AROUND 550 PM CDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
LEAD TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH
FLOODED ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3100 8948 3100 8950 3101 8950 3101 8955
      3100 8955 3100 8983 3107 8984 3108 8992
      3112 8982 3111 8935 3101 8935 3101 8942
      3098 8943 3098 8947
TIME...MOT...LOC 2246Z 068DEG 14KT 3103 8981 3104 8955 3101 8945

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