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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
347 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-015-016-MSZ018-019-025>029-034>036-040>042-
047-221000-
ASHLEY-CHICOT-MOREHOUSE-WEST CARROLL-EAST CARROLL-RICHLAND-
MADISON LA-BOLIVAR-SUNFLOWER-LEFLORE-GRENADA-CARROLL-MONTGOMERY-
WEBSTER-WASHINGTON-HUMPHREYS-HOLMES-ISSAQUENA-SHARKEY-YAZOO-
WARREN-
347 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

TORNADOES
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...TONIGHT

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

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE LIKELY TONIGHT...POTENTIALLY STARTING IN THE
VERY EARLY EVENING. THE MAIN RISKS WILL BE HAIL UP TO GOLF BALL SIZE
AND DAMAGING WINDS POSSIBLY IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. IN ADDITION...A FEW
TORNADOES WILL BE POSSIBLE.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.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.

$$

MSZ030-032-033-037-038-043-044-048-049-221000-
CLAY-CHOCTAW-OKTIBBEHA-ATTALA-WINSTON-MADISON MS-LEAKE-HINDS-
RANKIN-
347 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

TORNADOES
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...EARLY THIS MORNING AND AGAIN TONIGHT

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

THERE IS A POSSIBILITY FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH 7 AM THIS
MORNING WITH THE MAIN RISKS BEING HAIL UP TO QUARTER SIZE AND WINDS
UP TO 60 MPH. A TORNADO CANNOT BE RULED OUT.

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

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE LIKELY TONIGHT...POTENTIALLY STARTING IN THE
VERY EARLY EVENING. THE MAIN RISKS WILL BE HAIL UP TO GOLF BALL SIZE
AND DAMAGING WINDS POSSIBLY IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. IN ADDITION...A FEW
TORNADOES WILL BE POSSIBLE.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.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 EARLY THIS
MORNING AND TONIGHT.

$$

MSZ031-039-053-054-059>061-221000-
LOWNDES-NOXUBEE-CLAIBORNE-COPIAH-JEFFERSON-ADAMS-FRANKLIN MS-
347 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

TORNADOES
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...EARLY THIS MORNING AND AGAIN TONIGHT

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...EARLY THIS MORNING AND AGAIN TONIGHT

THERE IS A POSSIBILITY FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH 7 AM THIS
MORNING WITH THE MAIN RISKS BEING HAIL UP TO QUARTER SIZE AND WINDS
UP TO 60 MPH. A TORNADO CANNOT BE RULED OUT.

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

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE A POSSIBILITY AGAIN TONIGHT...POTENTIALLY
STARTING IN THE VERY EARLY EVENING. THE MAIN RISKS WILL BE HAIL UP TO
QUARTER SIZE AND DAMAGING WINDS UP TO 60 MPH. IN ADDITION...A FEW
TORNADOES CANNOT BE RULED OUT.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.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 EARLY THIS
MORNING AND TONIGHT.

$$

MSZ045-050-051-221000-
NESHOBA-SCOTT-NEWTON-
347 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

TORNADOES
THREAT...ELEVATED
TIMING...MAINLY THROUGH DAYBREAK

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
THREAT...ELEVATED
TIMING...EARLY THIS MORNING AND AGAIN TONIGHT

FLOODING
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...THROUGH DAYBREAK

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE LIKELY THROUGH 7 AM THIS MORNING WITH HAIL
UP TO GOLF BALL SIZE...DAMAGING WINDS...AND A FEW TORNADOES ALL A
POSSIBILITY WITH ANY STORM. IN ADDITION...TORRENTIAL DOWNPOURS WILL
MAKE LOCALIZED FLOODING A POSSIBILITY.

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

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE LIKELY AGAIN TONIGHT...POTENTIALLY STARTING
IN THE VERY EARLY EVENING. THE MAIN RISKS WILL BE HAIL UP TO QUARTER
SIZE AND DAMAGING WINDS UP TO 60 MPH. IN ADDITION...A FEW TORNADOES
CANNOT BE RULED OUT.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.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 EARLY THIS
MORNING AND TONIGHT.

$$

MSZ046-052-055>058-062>064-221000-
KEMPER-LAUDERDALE-SIMPSON-SMITH-JASPER-CLARKE-LINCOLN-LAWRENCE-
JEFFERSON DAVIS-
347 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

TORNADOES
THREAT...ELEVATED
TIMING...MAINLY THROUGH DAYBREAK

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
THREAT...ELEVATED
TIMING...MAINLY THROUGH DAYBREAK

FLOODING
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...THROUGH DAYBREAK

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE LIKELY THROUGH 7 AM THIS MORNING WITH HAIL
UP TO GOLF BALL SIZE...DAMAGING WINDS...AND A FEW TORNADOES ALL A
POSSIBILITY WITH ANY STORM. IN ADDITION...TORRENTIAL DOWNPOURS WILL
MAKE LOCALIZED FLOODING A POSSIBILITY.

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

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE A POSSIBILITY AGAIN TONIGHT...POTENTIALLY
STARTING IN THE VERY EARLY EVENING. THE MAIN RISKS WILL BE HAIL UP TO
QUARTER SIZE AND DAMAGING WINDS UP TO 60 MPH. IN ADDITION...A FEW
TORNADOES CANNOT BE RULED OUT.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.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 EARLY THIS
MORNING AND TONIGHT.

$$

LAZ023>026-221000-
FRANKLIN LA-CATAHOULA-TENSAS-CONCORDIA-
347 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
LOUISIANA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

TORNADOES
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...TONIGHT

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

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE A POSSIBILITY AGAIN TONIGHT...POTENTIALLY
STARTING IN THE VERY EARLY EVENING. THE MAIN RISKS WILL BE HAIL UP TO
QUARTER SIZE AND DAMAGING WINDS UP TO 60 MPH. IN ADDITION...A FEW
TORNADOES CANNOT BE RULED OUT.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.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.

$$

MSZ065-066-072>074-221000-
COVINGTON-JONES-MARION-LAMAR-FORREST-
347 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

TORNADOES
THREAT...SIGNIFICANT
TIMING...MAINLY THROUGH DAYBREAK

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
THREAT...ELEVATED
TIMING...MAINLY THROUGH DAYBREAK

FLOODING
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...THROUGH DAYBREAK

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS POTENTIALLY PRODUCING TORNADOES ARE LIKELY
THROUGH 7 AM THIS MORNING WITH HAIL UP TO GOLF BALL SIZE AND DAMAGING
WINDS ALSO LIKELY. A STRONG TORNADO CANNOT BE RULED OUT. IN
ADDITION...TORRENTIAL DOWNPOURS WILL MAKE LOCALIZED FLOODING A
POSSIBILITY.

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

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE A POSSIBILITY AGAIN TONIGHT...POTENTIALLY
STARTING IN THE VERY EARLY EVENING. THE MAIN RISKS WILL BE HAIL UP TO
QUARTER SIZE AND DAMAGING WINDS UP TO 60 MPH. IN ADDITION...A FEW
TORNADOES CANNOT BE RULED OUT.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.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 EARLY THIS
MORNING AND TONIGHT.

$$

50

&&

...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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