Severe Thunderstorm Warning Until 7:30pm For E. Carroll, And SW Issaquena Counties

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Danger Will Robinson! This just in from Delta Radio Network meteorologist Tom Churchill …A Severe Thunderstorm Warning has been issued for E. Carroll, and SWIssaquena counties. This warning means that trained storm spotters or a Doppler weather radar indicate that a thunderstorm is producing or will soon produce dangerously large hail or high winds, capable of causing significant damage in these areas until 7:30pm.Turn to Delta Radio Network now for continuing severe weather coverage with watches and warnings broadcast immediately as they are issued.

BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
646 PM CDT WED MAY 25 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
NORTHEASTERN MADISON PARISH IN NORTHEASTERN LOUISIANA…
SOUTHEASTERN EAST CARROLL PARISH IN NORTHEASTERN LOUISIANA…
NORTHWESTERN WARREN COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI…
SOUTHWESTERN ISSAQUENA COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI…

* UNTIL 730 PM CDT

* AT 645 PM CDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER
MANSFORD…OR JUST NORTH OF TALLULAH…MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 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.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
TALLULAH…MANSFORD…EAGLE BEND…OMEGA…
SONDHEIMER AND RICHMOND.

PRECAUTIONARY*PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

IF ON OR NEAR EAGLE LAKE…GET AWAY FROM THE WATER AND MOVE INDOORS
OR INSIDE A VEHICLE. REMEMBER…LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE OUT TO 15 MILES
FROM THE PARENT THUNDERSTORM. IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER…YOU ARE
CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. MOVE TO SAFE SHELTER NOW! DO
NOT BE CAUGHT ON THE WATER IN A THUNDERSTORM.


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2 Comments on "Severe Thunderstorm Warning Until 7:30pm For E. Carroll, And SW Issaquena Counties"

  1. Gene Street | May 26, 2016 at 7:42 am | Reply

    Don’t think it’s Swissaquena county.

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