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Tornado Watch

Statement as of 11:24 PM CDT on May 27, 2017

Expires 6:00 AM EDT on May 28, 2017


Tornado Watch 287 remains in effect until 500 am CDT for the
following locations

MS
. Mississippi counties included are

Alcorn Benton DeSoto
Itawamba Lafayette Lee
Marshall Panola Pontotoc
Prentiss Tate Tippah
Tishomingo Tunica Union




Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Statement as of 11:04 PM CDT on May 27, 2017


The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
southwestern Crittenden County in eastern Arkansas...
northern Lafayette County in northwestern Mississippi...
DeSoto County in northwestern Mississippi...
northwestern Union County in northeastern Mississippi...
Marshall County in northwestern Mississippi...
Tunica County in northwestern Mississippi...
Tate County in northwestern Mississippi...
northern Quitman County in northwestern Mississippi...
Benton County in northeastern Mississippi...
northern Panola County in northwestern Mississippi...

* until 1145 PM CDT

* at 1104 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over southwest
Memphis, or over T o Fuller State Park, moving southeast at 50 mph.

This is a very dangerous storm.

Hazard... 80 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without
           shelter. Mobile homes will be heavily damaged. Expect
           considerable damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles.
           Extensive tree damage and power outages are likely.

* Locations impacted include...
Southaven, Olive Branch, Horn Lake, Hernando, Senatobia, Holly
Springs, Wall Doxey State Park, John W Kyle State Park, Lamar,
Sardis, Coldwater, Byhalia, como, walls, Tunica, Crenshaw, Sledge,
Snow Lake shores, Horseshoe Lake and Lake Cormorant.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Tornado Watch remains in effect for the warned area. Tornadoes can
develop quickly from severe thunderstorms. Although a tornado is not
immediately likely, if one is spotted, act quickly and move to a
place of safety inside a sturdy structure such as a basement or small
interior room.

Intense thunderstorm lines can produce brief tornadoes and widespread
significant wind damage. Although a tornado is not immediately
likely, it is best to move to an interior room on the lowest floor of
a building. This storm may cause serious injury and significant
property damage.


A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 500 am CDT for eastern
Arkansas... and northeastern and northwestern Mississippi.

Lat... Lon 3479 9049 3482 9046 3487 9049 3489 9045
      3488 9043 3483 9041 3498 9041 3499 8902
      3439 8923 3440 9039 3466 9048 3469 9046
      3472 9050 3473 9046 3479 9047 3478 9050
      3476 9051 3480 9052
time... Mot... loc 0404z 336deg 44kt 3504 9009

Hail... 1.00in
wind... 80mph



Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Special Statement
Alaska - Frost Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Arkansas - Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Special Statement
California - Areal Flood Advisory
Colorado - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Coastal Flood Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory
Delaware - Coastal Flood Advisory
Florida - Fire Weather Watch
Georgia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Idaho - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Illinois - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch
Kansas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Kentucky - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maine - Coastal Flood Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory
Maryland - Coastal Flood Advisory
Massachusetts - Coastal Flood Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Missouri - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
New Hampshire - Coastal Flood Advisory
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Advisory
New Mexico - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Wind Advisory , Record Report
New York - Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Statement
North Carolina - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Flood Warning , Flood Watch / Flood Statement
Oklahoma - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning
Puerto Rico -
South Carolina - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning
Tennessee - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Special Statement
Utah - Areal Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Washington - Flood Warning , Flood Watch
West Virginia - Flash Flood Watch
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement

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