Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Jackson MS
617 PM CDT SAT APR 29 2017

MSZ018-300000-
Bolivar MS-
617 PM CDT SAT APR 29 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT BOLIVAR COUNTY UNTIL 700 PM CDT...

At 616 PM CDT, Meteorologists were tracking strong thunderstorms
along a line extending from near Gunnison, to 7 miles southeast of
Benoit. Movement was north at 50 mph.

Dime size hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
these storms.

Strong thunderstorms will be near...
  Gunnison around 620 PM CDT.
  Renova around 630 PM CDT.
  Mound Bayou around 635 PM CDT.
  Shelby and Deeson around 640 PM CDT.

Other locations impacted by these storms include Alligator,
Winstonville, Beulah, Duncan, Pace and Merigold.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3412 9066 3362 9066 3362 9076 3353 9076
      3353 9110 3366 9109 3368 9103 3372 9106
      3371 9109 3378 9108 3378 9099 3385 9107
      3393 9101 3398 9106 3396 9097 3402 9099
      3402 9090 3409 9087 3412 9095
TIME...MOT...LOC 2316Z 197DEG 70KT 3393 9099 3357 9094

$$

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