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Dyer County Sheriff's Office
Saturday May 27th, 2017 :: 08:03 p.m. CDT
Alert

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 08:45PM

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Northwestern Crockett County in western Tennessee... Dyer County in western Tennessee... Western Gibson County in western Tennessee... Northeastern Lauderdale County in western Tennessee...

* Until 845 PM CDT

* At 759 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Heloise, or 12 miles west of Dyersburg, moving east at 30 mph. HAZARD...Ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...People and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include... Dyersburg, Newbern, Halls, Bradleytown, Heloise, Unionville, Friendship, Yorkville, Bishop, Hawkinsville, Papaw Ridge, Porter Gap, Fowlkes, Lapata, Bonicord, Double Bridges, Central, Jenkinsville, Rohoboth and Brazil. A tornado watch remains in effect until 200 AM CDT for eastern Arkansas...and southeastern Missouri. HAIL...1.50IN WIND...60MPH

* AFFECTED AREAS: CROCKETT ... DYER ... GIBSON ... LAUDERDALE

Instructions:

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

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Address/Location
Dyer County Sheriff's Office
401 East Cedar Street
Dyersburg, TN 38024

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 731-285-2802

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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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