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Washington County, MS
Thursday July 19th, 2018 :: 10:53 p.m. CDT

Alert

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 12:00AM Friday

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Southern Sunflower County in northwestern Mississippi... Northeastern Washington County in northwestern Mississippi... Southeastern Bolivar County in northwestern Mississippi...

* Until midnight CDT.

* At 1047 PM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles east of Benoit to near Boyle to near Shaw to near Blaine, moving south at 25 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Severe thunderstorms will be near... Blaine around 1050 PM CDT. Shaw and Sunflower around 1100 PM CDT. Indianola around 1110 PM CDT. Moorhead around 1120 PM CDT. Holly Ridge around 1125 PM CDT. Leland and Inverness around 1130 PM CDT. Tribbett around 1140 PM CDT. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include Arcola.

* AFFECTED AREAS: SUNFLOWER, MS ... BOLIVAR, MS ... WASHINGTON, MS

Instructions:

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building.

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Address/Location
Washington County, MS
910 Courthouse Alley
Greenville, MS 38701

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1

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Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Certainty:
Observed - Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Severe Thunderstorm Warning

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