Issued by NWS New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
WFUS54 KLIX 210626
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
1226 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017
The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued a
* Tornado Warning for...
Northwestern Amite County in southern Mississippi...
Northeastern Wilkinson County in southern Mississippi...
* Until 100 AM CST
* At 1226 AM CST, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a
tornado was located 9 miles southwest of Garden City, or 23 miles
west of Liberty, moving northeast at 45 mph.
HAZARD...Tornado and ping pong ball size hail.
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 tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of
northwestern Amite and northeastern Wilkinson Counties, including
the following locations: Crosby.
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.
Tornadoes are extremely difficult to see and confirm at night. Do not
wait to see or hear the tornado. TAKE COVER NOW!
LAT...LON 3135 9115 3132 9112 3133 9107 3134 9107
3133 9106 3133 9103 3135 9102 3134 9099
3135 9098 3135 9073 3117 9122 3126 9133
TIME...MOT...LOC 0626Z 231DEG 41KT 3125 9119