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Washington County, MS
Wednesday December 26th, 2018 :: 12:43 p.m. CST

Advisory

Wind Advisory until 06:00PM Thursday

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect from midnight tonight to 6 PM CST Thursday.

* TIMING...Overnight tonight through the daytime hours Thursday

* WINDS...Sustained 25 to 30 mph, gusts to around 40 mph

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds will down large tree limbs and potentially vulnerable or weakened trees. Travel may be difficult at times for those in high profile vehicles.

* AFFECTED AREAS: MADISON ... HUMPHREYS ... WEST CARROLL ... OKTIBBEHA ... CARROLL ... ADAMS ... LEFLORE ... HINDS ... MOREHOUSE ... JEFFERSON ... CLAY ... WINSTON ... ATTALA ... MONTGOMERY ... CATAHOULA ... NOXUBEE ... ISSAQUENA ... BOLIVAR ... LEAKE ... MADISON ... YAZOO ... ASHLEY ... GRENADA ... CHOCTAW ... CONCORDIA ... CHICOT ... EAST CARROLL ... WASHINGTON ... COPIAH ... WARREN ... RANKIN ... SHARKEY ... NESHOBA ... SCOTT ... RICHLAND ... FRANKLIN ... WEBSTER ... LOWNDES ... TENSAS ... HOLMES ... CLAIBORNE ... SUNFLOWER

Instructions:

A Wind Advisory means that wind gusts of 40 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution when driving. Wind gusts of 40 mph can bring down large limbs and rotted trees causing serious injury and property damage. Exercise caution when outdoors during these conditions.

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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:
Moderate - Possible 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:
Wind Advisory

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