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Washington County, MS
Friday February 23rd, 2018 :: 03:22 p.m. CST

Advisory

Wind Advisory until 12:00AM Sunday

...GUSTY WINDS EXPECTED ACROSS THE DELTA SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING... .These gusty southerly winds will occur ahead of the expected severe weather. ...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON SATURDAY TO MIDNIGHT CST SATURDAY NIGHT... The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect from noon Saturday to midnight CST Saturday night.

* TIMING...Noon Saturday to midnight Saturday night

* WINDS...25-30mph with gusts up to 45mph

* IMPACTS...These winds may bring down small tree limbs and result in hazardous travel for high profile vehicles.

* AFFECTED AREAS: BOLIVAR ... HUMPHREYS ... ISSAQUENA ... LEFLORE ... SHARKEY ... SUNFLOWER ... WASHINGTON

Instructions:

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution when driving. Wind gusts of 30 to 40 mph occasionally 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:
Minor - Minimal to no known 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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