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

Full Notification

Washington County, MS
Thursday July 19th, 2018 :: 11:43 p.m. CDT

Alert

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 12:45AM Friday

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Northwestern Holmes County in central Mississippi... Southern Leflore County in north central Mississippi... Washington County in northwestern Mississippi... Humphreys County in central Mississippi... Northern Sharkey County in west central Mississippi...

* Until 1245 AM CDT.

* At 1139 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Greenville, moving south at 25 mph. HAZARD...70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect considerable tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.

* This severe thunderstorm will be near... Wayside around 1155 PM CDT. Avon and Estill around 1205 AM CDT. Hollandale around 1215 AM CDT. Panther Burn around 1230 AM CDT. Glen Allan and Nitta Yuma around 1235 AM CDT. Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include Silver City and Cruger.

* AFFECTED AREAS: SHARKEY, MS ... LEFLORE, MS ... HOLMES, MS ... WASHINGTON, MS ... HUMPHREYS, MS

Instructions:

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

View full article (nws)

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

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1

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

Submit an anonymous web tip

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

Navigate & Discover