Short Fused Warning

MSC055-125-022315-
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
512 PM CDT FRI MAY 2 1997

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON HAS ISSUED A TORNADO WARNING EFFECTIVE UNTIL 615 PM CDT
FOR PEOPLE IN THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...

IN WEST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI

...NORTHERN ISSAQUENA COUNTY...SHARKEY COUNTY

...AT 508 PM DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A TORNADO ABOUT 4 MILES EAST OF OAK GROVE LA...OR ABOUT 8 MILES WEST OF MAYERSVILLE.
THIS STORM WAS MOVING EAST NORTHEAST AT 45 MPH...AND WILL MOVE NEAR ROLLING FORK...ANGUILLA AND MAYERSVILLE. A TORNADO WAS REPORTED
NEAR OAK GROVE AROUND 455 PM. IN ADDITION THIS STORM WILL LIKELY PRODUCE HAIL UP TO BASEBALL SIZE.

THIS IS A DANGEROUS STORM. MOVE QUICKLY TO UNDERGROUND SHELTER IF AVAILABLE. OTHERWISE...GO TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST
FLOOR. AVOID WINDOWS. LEAVE CARS AND MOBILE HOMES FOR A STURDY BUILDING.

 

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