Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
429 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

MSZ048-242200-
HINDS MS-
429 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT SOUTH CENTRAL HINDS COUNTY UNTIL
500 PM CDT...

AT 429 PM CDT...METEOROLOGISTS WERE TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM
OVER DRY GROVE...OR 10 MILES NORTHWEST OF CRYSTAL SPRINGS...MOVING
WEST AT 10 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

THIS STORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF SOUTH CENTRAL HINDS
COUNTY.

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 THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3220 9052 3217 9035 3205 9035 3205 9051
TIME...MOT...LOC 2129Z 090DEG 8KT 3213 9044

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