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Washington County, MS
Wednesday June 19th, 2019 :: 10:12 p.m. CDT

Alert

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 11:15PM

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Northeastern Chicot County in southeastern Arkansas... Sunflower County in northwestern Mississippi... Northern Washington County in northwestern Mississippi... Bolivar County in northwestern Mississippi...

* Until 1115 PM CDT.

* At 1010 PM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from Yancopin to near Arkansas City, moving east at 45 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Severe thunderstorms will be near... Rosedale, Scott, Lamont and Winterville around 1025 PM CDT. Benoit and Gunnison around 1030 PM CDT. Deeson around 1040 PM CDT. Shelby around 1045 PM CDT. Shaw, Mound Bayou and Holly Ridge around 1050 PM CDT. Indianola around 1100 PM CDT. Drew and Parchman around 1105 PM CDT. Moorhead, Sunflower, Blaine and Rome around 1110 PM CDT. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include Alligator, Beulah, Pace, Doddsville, Winstonville, Duncan and Merigold.

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

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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