850  
WFUS54 KMEG 080856  
TORMEG  
MSC057-080945-  
/O.NEW.KMEG.TO.W.0037.210408T0856Z-210408T0945Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN  
356 AM CDT THU APR 8 2021  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEMPHIS HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
CENTRAL ITAWAMBA COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN MISSISSIPPI...  
 
* UNTIL 445 AM CDT.  
 
* AT 356 AM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM  
PRODUCING A TORNADO WAS LOCATED OVER EVERGREEN, OR 8 MILES  
SOUTHWEST OF FULTON, MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...TORNADO.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED ROTATION.  
 
IMPACT...FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT  
SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES WILL BE DAMAGED OR DESTROYED.  
DAMAGE TO ROOFS, WINDOWS, AND VEHICLES WILL OCCUR. TREE  
DAMAGE IS LIKELY.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
FULTON, TREMONT, FAIRVIEW, NEW SALEM, EVERGREEN, CLAY, ABNEY,  
EASTMAN, CARDSVILLE, TILDEN, BOUNDS CROSSROADS, DORSEY, JACINTO,  
CADAMY AND BALLARDSVILLE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TAKE COVER NOW! MOVE TO A STORM SHELTER OR AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE  
LOWEST FLOOR OF A STURDY BUILDING. AVOID WINDOWS. IF YOU ARE  
OUTDOORS, IN A MOBILE HOME, OR IN A VEHICLE, MOVE TO THE CLOSEST  
SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER AND PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.  
 
TORNADOES ARE EXTREMELY DIFFICULT TO SEE AND CONFIRM AT NIGHT. DO NOT  
WAIT TO SEE OR HEAR THE TORNADO. TAKE COVER NOW!  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3418 8819 3409 8852 3414 8854 3424 8854  
3446 8816  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0856Z 234DEG 21KT 3417 8850  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...<.75IN  
 

 
 
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