Weather Alerts

Special Weather Statement

The following areas are affected:

  • Simpson
  • Rankin

MSZ049>052-055>057-190100-
Smith-Scott-Lauderdale-Newton-Rankin-Simpson-Jasper-
610 PM CST SAT NOV 18 2017

...A LINE OF SHOWERS WITH GUSTY WINDS WILL AFFECT NORTHERN
JASPER...NEWTON... SOUTHEASTERN RANKIN...NORTHEASTERN
SIMPSON...SMITH...SOUTHEASTERN SCOTT AND LAUDERDALE COUNTIES...

At 610 PM CST, radar indicated showers were located along a line
extending from near Stratton to near Cato. Movement was east at 60
mph.

Winds in excess of 35 mph are possible with these showers.

These showers will be near...
Decatur, Little Rock and Stratton around 615 PM CST.
White Oak and Duffee around 625 PM CST.
Martin, Burns and Suqualena around 630 PM CST.
Raleigh around 635 PM CST.
Meridian Station, Marion, Daleville and Pineville around 640 PM
CST.
Lauderdale and Bay Springs around 645 PM CST.
Turnerville around 650 PM CST.
Rose Hill around 700 PM CST.

Other locations impacted by these showers include Sylvarena, Louin,
Puckett, Polkville, Chunky, Lake, Montrose and Hickory.

LAT...LON 3252 8840 3222 8885 3222 8891 3218 8891
3194 8928 3204 8994 3258 8913 3258 8839
TIME...MOT...LOC 0010Z 270DEG 53KT 3255 8915 3208 8992

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Wind Advisory

The following areas are affected:

  • Yazoo
  • Warren
  • Issaquena

Ashley-Chicot-Morehouse-West Carroll-East Carroll-Richland-
Madison LA-Franklin LA-Catahoula-Tensas-Concordia-Bolivar-
Sunflower-Leflore-Grenada-Carroll-Montgomery-Washington-Humphreys-
Holmes-Issaquena-Sharkey-Yazoo-Warren-
Including the cities of Crossett, North Crossett, Hamburg,
West Crossett, Dermott, Lake Village, Eudora, Bastrop, Oak Grove,
Epps, Lake Providence, Rayville, Delhi, Tallulah, Winnsboro,
Jonesville, Harrisonburg, Newellton, St. Joseph, Waterproof,
Vidalia, Ferriday, West Ferriday, Cleveland, Indianola,
Ruleville, Greenwood, Grenada, Vaiden, North Carrollton,
Carrollton, Winona, Greenville, Belzoni, Isola, Durant, Tchula,
Lexington, Pickens, Goodman, Mayersville, Rolling Fork, Anguilla,
Yazoo City, and Vicksburg
1102 AM CST Sat Nov 18 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...Through 9 PM Saturday.

* WINDS...Sustained winds of 20 to 25 mph with gusts of 35 to 40
mph will be seen along and ahead of a cold front moving
through the area.

* IMPACTS...Hazardous travel conditions for high profile
vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution when driving. Wind gusts of
30 to 40 mph occasionally bring down large limbs and rotted trees
causing serious injury and property damage. Exercise caution when
outdoors during these conditions.

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