Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
1031 PM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

MSZ035-041-250415-
HUMPHREYS MS-SHARKEY MS-
1031 PM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT HUMPHREYS AND CENTRAL SHARKEY
COUNTIES UNTIL 1115 PM CDT...

AT 1031 PM CDT...METEOROLOGISTS WERE TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR BELZONI TO NEAR ROLLING FORK...AND
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 65 MPH.

WINDS AROUND 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  BELZONI AND ISOLA AROUND 1035 PM CDT.
  MIDNIGHT AROUND 1050 PM CDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THESE STORMS INCLUDE CARY...SILVER CITY
AND LOUISE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HIGH WINDS CAN BRING DOWN TREES AND LARGE LIMBS RESULTING IN SERIOUS
INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE. EXERCISE EXTREME CAUTION WHEN OUTDOORS
DURING SUCH STRONG WINDS...AND BE ESPECIALLY AWARE OF OLDER TREES.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3326 9045 3324 9037 3328 9037 3330 9033
      3310 9035 3313 9038 3309 9037 3312 9042
      3310 9043 3301 9038 3301 9044 3297 9045
      3292 9066 3279 9095 3310 9075 3310 9068
      3314 9070 3327 9064 3327 9056 3333 9045
TIME...MOT...LOC 0331Z 244DEG 54KT 3316 9057 3286 9086

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