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Washington County, MS
Sunday January 27th, 2019 :: 03:54 p.m. CST

Advisory

Winter Storm Watch until 09:00AM Tuesday

..WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FOR MUCH OF THE ARKLAMISS REGION .A strong cold front will combine with a weather disturbance to bring wintry precipitation to the ArkLaMiss region Monday night into Tuesday morning. There is increasing confidence that significant snowfall will occur as temperatures fall rapidly behind the cold front changing rain to snow. With temperatures falling below freezing, icing of roads, and especially bridges and overpasses, will become a concern as we near the morning commute. In addition, strong wind will combine with the cold temperatures to make for very cold wind chill readings. Stay tuned for updates on this developing winter weather situation.

* WHAT...Total snow accumulations of two to three inches are possible with locally higher amounts. Temperatures are expected to fall well below freezing resulting in icy roads.

* WHERE...Portions of north central and northwest Mississippi and southeast Arkansas.

* WHEN...From late Monday evening through Tuesday morning.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on dangerous travel conditions, including during the morning commute on Tuesday.

* AFFECTED AREAS: GRENADA ... CHICOT ... WASHINGTON ... MONTGOMERY ... CARROLL ... LEFLORE ... WEBSTER ... BOLIVAR ... SUNFLOWER ... ASHLEY

Instructions:

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue to monitor the latest forecasts.

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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:
Future - Responsive action SHOULD be taken in the near future
Certainty:
Possible (p <= ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Winter Storm Watch

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