Issued by NWS Jackson, MS
WFUS54 KJAN 192239
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
National Weather Service Jackson MS
439 PM CST THU JAN 19 2017
The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a
* Tornado Warning for...
Northeastern Rankin County in central Mississippi...
South central Madison County in central Mississippi...
East central Hinds County in central Mississippi...
* Until 545 PM CST
* At 438 PM CST, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located near Ridgeland, moving east at 30 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.
* This dangerous storm will be near...
Ridgeland around 445 PM CST.
Madison around 450 PM CST.
Fannin around 505 PM CST.
Goshen Springs around 510 PM CST.
TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement 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.
This cluster of thunderstorms is capable of producing tornadoes and
widespread significant wind damage. Do not wait to see or hear the
tornado. For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest
floor of a building.
LAT...LON 3235 9022 3242 9028 3256 9000 3239 8983
TIME...MOT...LOC 2238Z 254DEG 28KT 3240 9021