Weather Alerts

Special Weather Statement

The following area is affected:

  • Smith

MSZ050-056-220300-
Smith MS-Scott MS-
918 PM CDT FRI JUL 21 2017

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT NORTHWESTERN SMITH AND SOUTHERN
SCOTT COUNTIES UNTIL 1000 PM CDT...

At 917 PM CDT, Meteorologists were tracking a strong thunderstorm
near Homewood, or near Forest, moving west at 15 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with this storm.

This strong thunderstorm will be near...
Pulaski around 935 PM CDT.
Morton around 955 PM CDT.

Other locations impacted by this storm include Polkville.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

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LAT...LON 3236 8940 3217 8943 3217 8971 3241 8967
TIME...MOT...LOC 0217Z 099DEG 14KT 3229 8952

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