495  
WWUS84 KJAN 230219  
SPSJAN  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS  
919 PM CDT SAT APR 22 2017  
 
MSZ073-074-230300-  
LAMAR MS-FORREST MS-  
919 PM CDT SAT APR 22 2017  
 
...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT FORREST AND SOUTHERN LAMAR  
COUNTIES UNTIL 1000 PM CDT...  
 
AT 919 PM CDT, METEOROLOGISTS WERE TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS  
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 MILES SOUTHEAST OF SUNRISE TO NEAR  
MCLAURIN TO NEAR BAXTERVILLE. MOVEMENT WAS EAST AT 20 MPH.  
 
WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.  
 
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...  
MCLAURIN AROUND 925 PM CDT.  
BROOKLYN AROUND 930 PM CDT.  
PINE RIDGE AROUND 935 PM CDT.  
LUMBERTON AROUND 940 PM CDT.  
ROCK HILL AROUND 1000 PM CDT.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS, AND MAY LEAD  
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED  
ROADWAYS.  
 
HIGH WINDS CAN BRING DOWN TREES AND LARGE LIMBS RESULTING IN SERIOUS  
INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE. EXERCISE EXTREME CAUTION WHEN OUTDOORS  
DURING SUCH STRONG WINDS...AND BE ESPECIALLY AWARE OF OLDER TREES.  
 
FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.  
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE  
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3100 8934 3101 8935 3101 8942 3098 8943  
3098 8947 3100 8948 3100 8950 3101 8950  
3101 8955 3100 8955 3100 8965 3120 8965  
3123 8937 3133 8921 3132 8915 3091 8914  
3091 8934  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0219Z 280DEG 18KT 3123 8916 3113 8925 3111 8956  
 

 
 
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