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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
1224 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-015-016-023>026-MSZ018-019-025-034>036-
040>043-047>050-053>066-072>074-161730-
ASHLEY-CHICOT-MOREHOUSE-WEST CARROLL-EAST CARROLL-RICHLAND-
MADISON LA-FRANKLIN LA-CATAHOULA-TENSAS-CONCORDIA-BOLIVAR-
SUNFLOWER-LEFLORE-WASHINGTON-HUMPHREYS-HOLMES-ISSAQUENA-SHARKEY-
YAZOO-MADISON MS-WARREN-HINDS-RANKIN-SCOTT-CLAIBORNE-COPIAH-
SIMPSON-SMITH-JASPER-CLARKE-JEFFERSON-ADAMS-FRANKLIN MS-LINCOLN-
LAWRENCE-JEFFERSON DAVIS-COVINGTON-JONES-MARION-LAMAR-FORREST-
1224 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

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

.DAY ONE...THE REST OF TODAY AND TONIGHT

NON THUNDERSTORM WINDS
RISK...LIMITED
TIMING...REMAINDER OF TODAY

FREEZE AND FROST
RISK...ELEVATED
TIMING...TONIGHT

SUSTAINED NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 20 MPH ARE EXPECTED TODAY
WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 30 MPH. KEEP IN MIND THAT IN AREAS OF VERY
SATURATED SOILS WINDS OF THIS MAGNITUDE CAN OCCASIONALLY DOWN TREES.

TEMPERATURES LATE TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING ARE
EXPECTED TO DROP TO A RANGE OF 29 TO 34 DEGREES...GENERATING A LATE
SEASON FROST AND FREEZE. A FREEZE WARNING IS OUT FOR ALL OF THESE AREAS
FOR THIS TIME PERIOD.

(WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/GRAPHICAST.PHP?SITE=JAN&GC=1
WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/GRAPHICAST.PHP?SITE=JAN&GC=2)


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

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 IS NOT EXPECTED THROUGH NEXT MONDAY.

$$

MSZ026>033-037>039-044>046-051-052-161730-
GRENADA-CARROLL-MONTGOMERY-WEBSTER-CLAY-LOWNDES-CHOCTAW-OKTIBBEHA-
ATTALA-WINSTON-NOXUBEE-LEAKE-NESHOBA-KEMPER-NEWTON-LAUDERDALE-
1224 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

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

.DAY ONE...THE REST OF TODAY AND TONIGHT

NON THUNDERSTORM WINDS
RISK...LIMITED
TIMING...REMAINDER OF TODAY

FREEZE AND FROST
RISK...HIGH
TIMING...TONIGHT

SUSTAINED NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 20 MPH ARE EXPECTED TODAY
WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 30 MPH. KEEP IN MIND THAT IN AREAS OF VERY
SATURATED SOILS WINDS OF THIS MAGNITUDE CAN OCCASIONALLY DOWN TREES.

TEMPERATURES LATE TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING ARE
EXPECTED TO DROP TO A RANGE OF 28 TO 32 DEGREES...GENERATING A LATE
SEASON FROST AND FREEZE. A FREEZE WARNING WILL BE IN EFFECT FOR THIS
TIME PERIOD...WITH POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT DAMAGE TO UNPROTECTED
TENDER VEGETATION.

(WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/GRAPHICAST.PHP?SITE=JAN&GC=1
WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/GRAPHICAST.PHP?SITE=JAN&GC=2)

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

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 IS NOT EXPECTED THROUGH NEXT MONDAY.

$$

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&&

...HAZARD LEGEND...

*NON-THUNDERSTORM WINDS*
EXTREME...SUSTAINED WINDS 50 MPH OR GREATER OR WIND GUSTS 65 MPH
 OR GREATER.
HIGH...SUSTAINED WINDS 40-49 MPH OR WIND GUSTS 58-64 MPH.
ELEVATED...SUSTAINED WINDS 30-39 MPH OR WIND GUSTS 45-57 MPH.
LIMITED...SUSTAINED WINDS 20-29 MPH OR WIND GUSTS 30 TO 44 MPH.

*FREEZE AND FROST*
EXTREME...HARD FREEZE (LESS THAN OR EQUAL TO 28 DEGREES) DURING
 THE GROWING SEASON WITH CATASTROPHIC DAMAGE TO UNPROTECTED
 TENDER VEGETATION.
HIGH...FREEZE EXPECTED (LESS THAN OR EQUAL TO 32 DEGREES) FOR 3
 HOURS OR MORE DURING THE GROWING SEASON WITH SIGNIFICANT DAMAGE
 TO UNPROTECTED TENDER VEGETATION.
ELEVATED...FROST EXPECTED DURING THE GROWING SEASON WITH DAMAGE
 TO UNPROTECTED TENDER VEGETATION. THIS MAY INCLUDE TEMPERATURES
 LESS THAN 32 DEGREES FOR 1-2 HOURS.
LIMITED...PATCHY FROST DURING THE GROWING SEASON WITH MINOR
 DAMAGE TO UNPROTECTED TENDER VEGETATION.


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   @NWSJACKSONMS

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