Receive alerts from your local agencies
...or text your ZIP CODE to 888777 for mobile alerts

Full Notification

Weakley County Emergency Management
Saturday February 13th, 2016 :: 03:47 p.m. CST

Alert

Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 6 AM to 6 PM CST Sunday

...SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN POSSIBLE OVER NORTHERN PORTIONS OF THE MIDSOUTH ON SUNDAY... .PRECIPITATION WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION ON SUNDAY MORNING WITH SUBFREEZING SURFACE TEMPERATURES AT MOST LOCATIONS ALONG AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM HARRISBURG ARKANSAS TO PARSONS TENNESSEE. ONSET SLEET WILL QUICKLY TRANSITION TO FREEZING RAIN IN THESE LOCATIONS AS TEMPERATURES WARM IN THE LOWER ATMOSPHERE BUT SURFACE TEMPERATURES REMAIN SUBFREEZING. SURFACE TEMPERATURES WILL GRADUALLY WARM FROM SOUTH TO NORTH THROUGHOUT THE DAY BUT NOT BEFORE LIGHT ICE AND SLEET ACCUMULATIONS OCCUR IN THE ADVISORY AREA. SOME ONSET SNOWFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE IN EXTREME EASTERN COUNTIES OF THE ADVISORY AREA. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM CST SUNDAY... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEMPHIS HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...SLEET...AND FREEZING RAIN...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM CST SUNDAY.

* SNOW/SLEET/ICE ACCUMULATIONS...LESS THAN 0.10 INCH OF SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED WITH LESS THAN 0.10 INCH OF ICE ACCUMULATION POSSIBLE.

* TIMING...6 AM CST SUNDAY THROUGH 6 PM CST SUNDAY.

* IMPACTS...ICE ON ROADWAYS COULD CREATE HAZARDOUS TRAVEL IN THE ADVISORY AREA. BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER ELEVATED ROADWAYS WILL BE PRONE TO ICE AND COULD BECOME SLICK.

* AFFECTED AREAS: BENTON ... CARROLL ... DYER ... GIBSON ... HENRY ... LAKE ... OBION ... WEAKLEY

Instructions:

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

Address/Location
Weakley County Emergency Management
Old 22
Dresden, TN 38225

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 731-364-5454

TEXT-A-TIP -  Text TIP WEAKLEY911 followed by your message, to 888777

Submit an anonymous web tip

Alert Details

Severity:
Minor - Minimal to no known threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Winter Weather Advisory

Navigate & Discover