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Washington County, MS
Sunday October 14th, 2018 :: 07:54 p.m. CDT

Alert

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 08:45PM

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Central Chicot County in southeastern Arkansas... Northwestern Washington County in northwestern Mississippi...

* Until 845 PM CDT.

* At 749 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Montrose, or 11 miles west of Lake Village, moving east at 25 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* This severe thunderstorm will be near... Lake Village and Mcmillan Corner around 815 PM CDT.

* AFFECTED AREAS: CHICOT, AR ... WASHINGTON, MS

Instructions:

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building. Large hail and damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm. Move indoors immediately. Lightning is one of nature's leading killers. Remember, if you can hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

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:
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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