Tornado Warning
Issued by NWS Memphis, TN

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WFUS54 KMEG 250431
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MSC003-117-141-250515-
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Tornado Warning
National Weather Service Memphis TN
1031 PM CST SAT FEB 24 2018

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
  Central Tishomingo County in northeastern Mississippi...
  Northern Prentiss County in northeastern Mississippi...
  Southeastern Alcorn County in northeastern Mississippi...

* Until 1115 PM CST

* At 1031 PM CST, a severe thunderstorm producing a tornado was
  located over Booneville, moving northeast at 35 mph.

  HAZARD...Tornado.

  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...
  Thrashers around 1040 PM CST.
  Leedy around 1055 PM CST.
  Burnsville around 1100 PM CST.
  Midway around 1105 PM CST.
  Iuka around 1110 PM CST.

Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include Bacon
Springs, Oldham, Hazard Switch, Walker Siding, Holcut, Paden, Blythe
Crossing, Holts Spur, Rienzi and Gaston.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a storm shelter 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.

&&

LAT...LON 3469 8813 3459 8860 3472 8868 3494 8817
      3491 8814 3489 8810
TIME...MOT...LOC 0431Z 247DEG 31KT 3467 8856

TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED
HAIL...<.75IN

$$



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