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Weakley County Emergency Management
Sunday January 20th, 2019 :: 03:31 a.m. CST

Alert

Wind Advisory until 10:00AM

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect until 10 AM CST this morning.

* WINDS...Northerly winds of 15 to 30 mph with gusts of 35 to 45 mph.

* TIMING...Saturday 12 PM CST to 10 AM CST Sunday morning.

* IMPACTS...Loose outdoor items will be vulnerable to the strong winds. Travel may become difficult and hazardous...especially on east to west roadways and for high profile vehicles.

* AFFECTED AREAS: HENRY ... QUITMAN ... TIPPAH ... CHESTER ... GIBSON ... CHICKASAW ... TALLAHATCHIE ... MISSISSIPPI ... DYER ... HARDIN ... CROSS ... PONTOTOC ... SHELBY ... TUNICA ... LAUDERDALE ... DUNKLIN ... BENTON ... HARDEMAN ... WEAKLEY ... CALHOUN ... COAHOMA ... ALCORN ... DECATUR ... MARSHALL ... CRAIGHEAD ... CLAY ... MADISON ... ITAWAMBA ... ST. FRANCIS ... UNION ... GREENE ... CRITTENDEN ... POINSETT ... TATE ... OBION ... DESOTO ... PRENTISS ... CROCKETT ... YALOBUSHA ... TIPTON ... PEMISCOT ... HENDERSON ... LAFAYETTE ... CARROLL ... LEE ... HAYWOOD ... PANOLA ... MCNAIRY ... MONROE ... PHILLIPS ... LEE ... BENTON ... FAYETTE ... LAKE ... TISHOMINGO

Instructions:

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 25 mph or greater are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

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Address/Location
Weakley County Emergency Management
Old State Hwy 22
Dresden, TN 38225

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 731-364-5454

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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