Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
256 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

ARZ074-075-MSZ018-019-025-026-034-035-192000-
ASHLEY-CHICOT-BOLIVAR-SUNFLOWER-LEFLORE-GRENADA-WASHINGTON-
HUMPHREYS-
256 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
ARKANSAS...CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...NORTH CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...AND
NORTHWEST MISSISSIPPI.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
THREAT...SIGNIFICANT
TIMING...SUNDAY THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING

A POTENT SET-UP FOR SEVERE WEATHER SHOULD TAKE SHAPE LATE SUNDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS. THERE IS A SIGNIFICANT THREAT
FOR SEVERE STORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING GOLF BALL TO BASEBALL SIZE
HAIL AND A FEW TORNADOES ALONG WITH DAMAGING WINDS.

(WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/GRAPHICAST.PHP?SITE=JAN&GC=3)

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...
THE ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS...HAM RADIO OPERATORS...AND
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL IN SUPPORT OF SEVERE WEATHER
OPERATIONS MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE REGION SUNDAY
THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.

$$

LAZ023-MSZ030-032-042-192000-
FRANKLIN-CLAY-CHOCTAW-YAZOO-
256 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
LOUISIANA...CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...AND NORTHEAST MISSISSIPPI.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT AND SUNDAY

FLOODING
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THIS AFTERNOON

TORNADOES
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THIS AFTERNOON

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
THREAT...ELEVATED
TIMING...SUNDAY

A FEW SEVERE STORMS COULD DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THE
MOST INTENSE STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WIND
GUSTS AND PERHAPS A TORNADO. IN ADDITION...HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE
POSSIBLE.

(WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/GRAPHICAST.PHP?SITE=JAN&GC=2)

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY

A POTENT SET-UP FOR SEVERE WEATHER SHOULD TAKE SHAPE LATE SUNDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS. THERE IS AN ELEVATED THREAT FOR
SEVERE STORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING HAIL TO THE SIZE OF GOLF BALLS
ALONG WITH DAMAGING WINDS.

(WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/GRAPHICAST.PHP?SITE=JAN&GC=3)

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...
THE ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS...HAM RADIO OPERATORS...AND
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL IN SUPPORT OF SEVERE WEATHER
OPERATIONS MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE REGION REMAINDER
OF THE AFTERNOON AND SUNDAY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.

$$

LAZ007>009-015-016-MSZ027>029-036-040-041-192000-
MOREHOUSE-WEST CARROLL-EAST CARROLL-RICHLAND-MADISON-CARROLL-
MONTGOMERY-WEBSTER-HOLMES-ISSAQUENA-SHARKEY-
256 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
LOUISIANA...CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...NORTH CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...AND
WEST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
THREAT...ELEVATED
TIMING...SUNDAY THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING

A POTENT SET-UP FOR SEVERE WEATHER SHOULD TAKE SHAPE LATE SUNDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS. THERE IS AN ELEVATED THREAT FOR
SEVERE STORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING HAIL TO THE SIZE OF GOLF BALLS
ALONG WITH DAMAGING WINDS.

(WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/GRAPHICAST.PHP?SITE=JAN&GC=3)

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...
THE ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS...HAM RADIO OPERATORS...AND
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL IN SUPPORT OF SEVERE WEATHER
OPERATIONS MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE REGION SUNDAY
THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.

$$

LAZ024-025-MSZ031-033-037>039-043>045-047>049-053-059-192000-
CATAHOULA-TENSAS-LOWNDES-OKTIBBEHA-ATTALA-WINSTON-NOXUBEE-MADISON-
LEAKE-NESHOBA-WARREN-HINDS-RANKIN-CLAIBORNE-JEFFERSON-
256 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
LOUISIANA...CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...NORTHEAST MISSISSIPPI...AND
SOUTHWEST MISSISSIPPI.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT AND SUNDAY

FLOODING
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...THE REST OF THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT

TORNADOES
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...THE REST OF THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
THREAT...ELEVATED
TIMING...MAINLY SUNDAY

A FEW SEVERE STORMS COULD DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THE
MOST INTENSE STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WIND
GUSTS AND PERHAPS A TORNADO. IN ADDITION...HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE
POSSIBLE.

(WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/GRAPHICAST.PHP?SITE=JAN&GC=2)

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY

A POTENT SET-UP FOR SEVERE WEATHER SHOULD TAKE SHAPE LATE SUNDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS. THERE IS AN ELEVATED THREAT FOR
SEVERE STORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING HAIL TO THE SIZE OF GOLF BALLS
ALONG WITH DAMAGING WINDS.

(WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/GRAPHICAST.PHP?SITE=JAN&GC=3)

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...
THE ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS...HAM RADIO OPERATORS...AND
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL IN SUPPORT OF SEVERE WEATHER
OPERATIONS MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE REGION REMAINDER
OF THE AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.

$$

LAZ026-MSZ046-050>052-054>058-060>066-072>074-192000-
CONCORDIA-KEMPER-SCOTT-NEWTON-LAUDERDALE-COPIAH-SIMPSON-SMITH-
JASPER-CLARKE-ADAMS-FRANKLIN-LINCOLN-LAWRENCE-JEFFERSON DAVIS-
COVINGTON-JONES-MARION-LAMAR-FORREST-
256 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
LOUISIANA...CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...EAST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...AND
SOUTH CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT AND SUNDAY

TORNADOES
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...THE REST OF THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY

FLOODING
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...THE REST OF THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT

A FEW SEVERE STORMS COULD DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THE
MOST INTENSE STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WIND
GUSTS AND PERHAPS A TORNADO. IN ADDITION...HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE
POSSIBLE.

(WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/GRAPHICAST.PHP?SITE=JAN&GC=2)

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY

THERE IS A LIMITED THREAT FOR SEVERE STORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
HAIL TO THE SIZE OF QUARTERS AND A FEW DAMAGING WIND GUSTS SUNDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

(WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/GRAPHICAST.PHP?SITE=JAN&GC=3)

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...
THE ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS...HAM RADIO OPERATORS...AND
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL IN SUPPORT OF SEVERE WEATHER
OPERATIONS MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE REGION REMAINDER
OF THE AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.

$$

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&&

...HAZARD LEGEND...

*SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS*
EXTREME...CONFIDENT IN SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WITH WIND GUSTS OF
 75 MPH OR GREATER AND/OR 2 INCH DIAMETER OR LARGER HAIL.
SIGNIFICANT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE WITH WIND GUSTS OF
 75 MPH OR GREATER AND/OR 2 INCH DIAMETER OR LARGER HAIL.
ELEVATED...CONFIDENT IN SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WITH WINDS GUSTS OF
 60 MPH OR GREATER AND/OR 1 INCH DIAMETER OR LARGER HAIL.
LIMITED...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE WITH WIND GUSTS OF 60
 MPH OR GREATER AND/OR 1 INCH DIAMETER OR LARGER HAIL.

*TORNADOES*
EXTREME...CONFIDENT IN STRONG TORNADOES WITH RATINGS EF2 OR
 GREATER.
SIGNIFICANT...STRONG TORNADOES POSSIBLE WITH RATINGS EF2 OR
 GREATER.
ELEVATED...CONFIDENT IN TORNADOES.
LIMITED...TORNADOES POSSIBLE.

*FLOODING*
EXTREME...CONFIDENT IN SIGNIFICANT FLOODING.
SIGNIFICANT...SIGNIFICANT FLOODING POSSIBLE.
ELEVATED...CONFIDENT IN FLOODING.
LIMITED...FLOODING POSSIBLE.


...USEFUL WEATHER WEB PAGES (URLS)...

NWS JAN HOME PAGE...
   WWW.WEATHER.GOV/JAN
STAY AWARE, STAY SAFE NWS JAN BRIEFING PAGE...
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FIND NWS JAN ON FACEBOOK...
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FOLLOW NWS JAN ON TWITTER...
   @NWSJACKSONMS

...ADDITIONAL URLS FOR SEVERE WEATHER ISSUES...

STORM PREDICTION CENTER (SPC)...
   WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/
SPC...MESO ANALYSIS...
   WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/EXPER/MESOANALYSIS/NEW/#
SPC...DAY 1 THROUGH 3 OUTLOOKS...
   WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/PRODUCTS/OUTLOOK/
SPC...STORM REPORTS...
   WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/CLIMO/
NWS JAN CURRENT SVR/TOR WATCHES...
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