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Washington County, MS
Saturday February 23rd, 2019 :: 02:23 p.m. CST

Alert

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 03:15PM

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Chicot County in southeastern Arkansas... Southeastern Ashley County in southeastern Arkansas... Northeastern Morehouse Parish in northeastern Louisiana... North central East Carroll Parish in northeastern Louisiana... Northern West Carroll Parish in northeastern Louisiana... Western Washington County in northwestern Mississippi...

* Until 315 PM CST.

* At 213 PM CST, a severe thunderstorm was located near Jones, or 12 miles south of Wilmot, moving northeast at 60 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* This severe thunderstorm will be near... Wilmot around 225 PM CST. Eudora around 240 PM CST. Chicot Junction around 245 PM CST. Avon around 255 PM CST. Wayside around 300 PM CST. Greenville around 305 PM CST. Metcalfe around 310 PM CST. Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include Kilbourne and Bonita.

* AFFECTED AREAS: CHICOT, AR ... ASHLEY, AR ... EAST CARROLL, LA ... WASHINGTON, MS ... WEST CARROLL, LA ... MOREHOUSE, LA

Instructions:

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

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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:
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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