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WATCH COUNTY NOTIFICATION FOR WATCH 90
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
704 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

MSC007-015-019-043-051-097-155-163-250400-
/O.EXA.KJAN.SV.A.0090.000000T0000Z-140425T0400Z/

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS EXTENDED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
WATCH 90 TO INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING AREAS UNTIL 11 PM CDT THIS
EVENING

IN MISSISSIPPI THIS WATCH INCLUDES 8 COUNTIES

IN CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI

ATTALA                CHOCTAW               HOLMES
YAZOO

IN NORTH CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI

CARROLL               GRENADA               MONTGOMERY
WEBSTER

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...ACKERMAN...CARROLLTON...DURANT...
EUPORA...GOODMAN...GRENADA...KOSCIUSKO...LEXINGTON...MABEN...
MATHISTON...NORTH CARROLLTON...PICKENS...TCHULA...VAIDEN...WEIR...
WINONA AND YAZOO CITY.

$$


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
637 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

MSZ002-003-TNZ048>050-089-090-250145-
BENTON MS-FAYETTE-HARDEMAN-HAYWOOD-LAUDERDALE-MARSHALL-TIPTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ASHLAND...BOLIVAR...BROWNSVILLE...
COVINGTON...HOLLY SPRINGS...OAKLAND...RIPLEY TN...SOMERVILLE
637 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

TWO SMALL WAKE LOWS FROM PREVIOUS THUNDERSTORMS ARE CREATING WINDS
OF 30 TO 40 MPH OUTSIDE OF THE THUNDERSTORMS IN TWO AREAS AT THIS
TIME...TIPTON COUNTY TN...AND TATE COUNTY MS. THESE WILL CONTINUE
TO MOVE TO THE EAST NORTH EAST AND WEAKEN...BUT BEFORE THEY DO
AREAS DOWNSTREAM OF THEM IN LAUDERDAL AND HAYWOOD COUNTIES IN
TN...AND MARSHALL AND BENTON COUNTIES MS MAY SEE GUSTY WINDS IN
THE NEXT ONE TO TWO HOURS...AGAIN OUTSIDE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS.

$$

ABS


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
747 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

ALZ011>015-017>050-260100-
MARION-LAMAR-FAYETTE-WINSTON-WALKER-BLOUNT-ETOWAH-CALHOUN-CHEROKEE-
CLEBURNE-PICKENS-TUSCALOOSA-JEFFERSON-SHELBY-ST. CLAIR-TALLADEGA-
CLAY-RANDOLPH-SUMTER-GREENE-HALE-PERRY-BIBB-CHILTON-COOSA-TALLAPOOSA-
CHAMBERS-MARENGO-DALLAS-AUTAUGA-LOWNDES-ELMORE-MONTGOMERY-MACON-
BULLOCK-LEE-RUSSELL-PIKE-BARBOUR-
747 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE COUNTIES SERVED BY THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN BIRMINGHAM.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

AN ISOLATED SEVERE STORM CANNOT BE RULED OUT THIS EVENING ALONG
AND NORTH OF A REFORM...TO FAYETTE...TO DOUBLE SPRINGS LINE. THE
MAIN THREAT WILL BE DAMAGING WINDS. THE BEST CHANCE FOR AN
ISOLATED SEVERE STORM WILL BE FROM 10 PM TO 3 AM.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

THERE IS A THREAT OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS...INCLUDING A RISK OF
DAMAGING WINDS...TORNADOES...AND HEAVY RAINFALL...ACROSS ALL OF
CENTRAL ALABAMA EARLY NEXT WEEK. THE SEVERE WEATHER THREAT MAY
BEGIN AS EARLY AS MONDAY AFTERNOON IN THE WEST...AND MAY LAST AS
LATE AS WEDNESDAY MORNING IN THE SOUTHEAST.

THIS WEATHER SYSTEM IS STILL SEVERAL DAYS AWAY...AND REFINEMENTS
IN TIMING AND POTENTIAL THREATS WILL BE MADE IN LATER FORECASTS
THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK AND OVER THE WEEKEND.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT MAY BE
NEEDED ACROSS THE NORTHWESTERN COUNTIES THIS EVENING AND THEN
ACROSS ALL OF CENTRAL ALABAMA ON MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
252 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

ALZ051>064-FLZ001>006-MSZ067-075-076-078-079-251500-
CHOCTAW-WASHINGTON-CLARKE-WILCOX-MONROE-CONECUH-BUTLER-CRENSHAW-
ESCAMBIA-COVINGTON-UPPER MOBILE-UPPER BALDWIN-LOWER MOBILE-
LOWER BALDWIN-INLAND ESCAMBIA-COASTAL ESCAMBIA-INLAND SANTA ROSA-
COASTAL SANTA ROSA-INLAND OKALOOSA-COASTAL OKALOOSA-WAYNE-PERRY-
GREENE-STONE-GEORGE-
252 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
ALABAMA...SOUTHWEST ALABAMA...NORTHWEST FLORIDA AND SOUTHEAST
MISSISSIPPI.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

AREAS OF FOG ARE EXPECTED LATE TONIGHT...ESPECIALLY ALONG AND
SOUTHEAST OF THE INTERSTATE 65 CORRIDOR...INCLUDING COASTAL
LOCATIONS. THE FOG WILL BECOME DENSE IN SOME AREAS...REDUCING
VISIBILITIES TO ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

ANOTHER ROUND OF FOG IS LIKELY ALONG AND NEAR THE INTERSTATE 10
CORRIDOR LATE FRIDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY SATURDAY MORNING. SOME OF THE
FOG COULD BECOME DENSE.

STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS...ALONG WITH THE THREAT OF HEAVY
RAINFALL...ARE POSSIBLE EARLY TO MID NEXT WEEK AS A STRONG STORM
SYSTEM APPROACHES FROM THE WEST. PEOPLE ACROSS THE REGION ARE
ENCOURAGED TO MONITOR THE FORECAST OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS AS
MORE DETAILS BECOME AVAILABLE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT MAY BE NEEDED
DURING A PORTION OF EARLY TO MID NEXT WEEK.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
234 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-MSZ018-019-025>030-032>037-040>042-251945-
ASHLEY-CHICOT-MOREHOUSE-WEST CARROLL-EAST CARROLL-BOLIVAR-
SUNFLOWER-LEFLORE-GRENADA-CARROLL-MONTGOMERY-WEBSTER-CLAY-CHOCTAW-
OKTIBBEHA-WASHINGTON-HUMPHREYS-HOLMES-ATTALA-ISSAQUENA-SHARKEY-
YAZOO-
234 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT AND FRIDAY

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
RISK...LIMITED
TIMING...TONIGHT

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WIND GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH
AND HAIL UP TO 1 INCH IN DIAMETER WILL BE POSSIBLE LATE THIS
AFTERNOON AND INTO THE EVENING HOURS. A TORNADO CAN NOT BE RULED OUT
ACROSS THE DELTA AS WELL.

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.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY

A POWERFUL STORM SYSTEM DEVELOPING OVER THE PLAINS STATES MAY BRING
MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF SEVERE WEATHER AND HEAVY RAINFALL TO THE OUTLOOK
AREA EARLY NEXT WEEK. THE RISK FOR SEVERE WEATHER MAY DEVELOP AS
EARLY AS SUNDAY AFTERNOON OVER THE DELTA REGION...AND CONTINUE
THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY. ALL MODES OF SEVERE WEATHER...
INCLUDING TORNADOES...DAMAGING WIND GUSTS...AND LARGE HAIL WILL BE
POSSIBLE. HEAVY RAIN WILL BE LIKELY...AND IF STORMS CONTINUE INTO
MONDAY NIGHT...THE RISK FOR FLOODING MAY INCREASE SIGNIFICANTLY.

.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 TONIGHT
AND SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE TN
227 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

TNZ005>008-023>028-056>062-075-093>095-251000-
STEWART-MONTGOMERY-ROBERTSON-SUMNER-HOUSTON-HUMPHREYS-DICKSON-
CHEATHAM-DAVIDSON-WILSON-PERRY-HICKMAN-LEWIS-WILLIAMSON-MAURY-
MARSHALL-RUTHERFORD-BEDFORD-WAYNE-LAWRENCE-GILES-
227 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR MIDDLE TENNESSEE.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS FOR LOCATIONS
GENERALLY AROUND AND WEST OF THE I-65 CORRIDOR LATE TONIGHT.

A LINE OF STRONG AND POSSIBLY SEVERE STORMS WILL BEGIN TO MOVE
INTO WESTERN PORTIONS OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE STARTING AROUND MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT AND THEN MOVE INTO CENTRAL PORTIONS OF THE MID STATE.
THESE STORMS WILL MAINLY BE A STRAIGHT LINE WIND THREAT HOWEVER SOME
QUARTER SIZED HAIL MAY BE POSSIBLE. SOME MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL
AT TIMES MAY BE POSSIBLE FOR LOCATIONS ACROSS WESTERN PORTIONS OF
MIDDLE TENNESSEE APPROACHING THE TENNESSEE RIVER VALLEY DURING THE
EVENING HOURS ALSO.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

A POTENT STORM SYSTEM WILL BEGIN TO IMPACT THE TENNESSEE VALLEY
BEGINNING LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING. THE
MOST SIGNIFICANT PERIOD WILL BE MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
MONDAY NIGHT AS POSSIBLE SUPERCELL DEVELOPMENT COULD RESULT IN
LARGE HAIL...DAMAGING WINDS...AND ISOLATED TORNADOES.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED LATE TONIGHT AND ALSO ON MONDAY.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
1247 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

ALZ001>010-016-TNZ076-096-097-250500-
LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-LAWRENCE-LIMESTONE-MADISON-MORGAN-
MARSHALL-JACKSON-DEKALB-CULLMAN-MOORE-LINCOLN-FRANKLIN TN-
1247 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH ALABAMA AND PORTIONS
OF SOUTHERN MIDDLE TENNESSEE.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT...

A PRE-FRONTAL SQUALL LINE IS EXPECTED TO MOVE WEST TO EAST ACROSS
THE TENNESSEE VALLEY AREA LATER THIS EVENING. SOME STORMS MAY BE
STRONG TO MARGINALLY SEVERE...AND WILL BE CAPABLE OF DAMAGING WIND
GUSTS...BRIEF HEAVY DOWPOURS AND SMALL HAIL. LOCATIONS WEST OF THE
INTERSTATE 65 CORRIDOR WILL HAVE A SLIGHTLY BETTER CHANCE OF BEING
IMPACTED BY ANY STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

A STRONGER STORM SYSTEM OUT OF THE SOUTHERN PLAINS STATES IS THEN
EXPECTED TO IMPACT MUCH OF THE REGION HEADING INTO THE NEW WORK WEEK.
SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ALONG AND
WELL AHEAD OF ANOTHER STRONG COLD FRONT STARTING LATE SUNDAY...AND
CONTINUING INTO TUESDAY BEFORE THE FRONT EXITS THE AREA TO THE EAST.

SOME STORMS ARE EXPECTED TO APPROACH SEVERE THRESHOLDS...PRIMARILY
MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...ALTHOUGH EXACT DETAILS REGARDING STRENGTH
AND TIMING OF ANY POTENTIAL SEVERE WEATHER REMAIN SOMEWHAT UNCERTAIN
AT THIS POINT. IN ANY CASE...VARIOUS MODES OF SEVERE WEATHER LOOK
POSSIBLE...INCLUDING DAMAGING WINDS...LARGE HAIL AND PERHAPS BRIEF
TORNADOES. IN ADDITION...MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF HEAVY RAINFALL MAY ALSO
RESULT IN LOCALIZED FLOODING OF SOME ROADS AND IN CREEKS...STREAMS
AND LOW LYING AREAS. GIVEN THE COMPLEXITY AND TIMING OF THIS
POTENTIAL STORM SYSTEM...THE DETAILS AGAIN REMAIN UNCERTAIN AND ARE
SUBJECT TO CHANGE GOING INTO THE WEEKEND PERIOD.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL IS
NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME. HOWEVER...ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED
LATER TONIGHT PROVIDED THE THREAT FOR SEVERE WEATHER INCREASES
ACROSS THE WESTERN HALF OF THE OUTLOOK AREA.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
1024 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

GAZ001>009-011>016-019>025-027-030>039-041>062-066>076-078>086-
089>098-102>113-251430-
BALDWIN-BANKS-BARROW-BARTOW-BIBB-BLECKLEY-BUTTS-CARROLL-CATOOSA-
CHATTAHOOCHEE-CHATTOOGA-CHEROKEE-CLARKE-CLAYTON-COBB-COWETA-
CRAWFORD-CRISP-DADE-DAWSON-DEKALB-DODGE-DOOLY-DOUGLAS-EMANUEL-
FANNIN-FAYETTE-FLOYD-FORSYTH-GILMER-GLASCOCK-GORDON-GREENE-
GWINNETT-HALL-HANCOCK-HARALSON-HARRIS-HEARD-HENRY-HOUSTON-JACKSON-
JASPER-JEFFERSON-JOHNSON-JONES-LAMAR-LAURENS-LUMPKIN-MACON-
MADISON-MARION-MERIWETHER-MONROE-MONTGOMERY-MORGAN-MURRAY-
MUSCOGEE-NEWTON-NORTH FULTON-OCONEE-OGLETHORPE-PAULDING-PEACH-
PICKENS-PIKE-POLK-PULASKI-PUTNAM-ROCKDALE-SCHLEY-SOUTH FULTON-
SPALDING-STEWART-SUMTER-TALBOT-TALIAFERRO-TAYLOR-TELFAIR-TOOMBS-
TOWNS-TREUTLEN-TROUP-TWIGGS-UNION-UPSON-WALKER-WALTON-WARREN-
WASHINGTON-WEBSTER-WHEELER-WHITE-WHITFIELD-WILCOX-WILKES-
WILKINSON-
1024 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...
A FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL APPROACH FROM THE NORTHWEST LATE TONIGHT
BRINGING SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TO NORTH GEORGIA AFTER
MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. INSTABILITY IS LIMITED IN THE EARLY MORNING SO
ANY THUNDERSTORMS THAT DEVELOP ARE EXPECTED TO STAY BELOW SEVERE
LIMITS THOUGH A FEW STRONG STORMS ARE POSSIBLE.

.WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED TONIGHT...
THE MAIN THREATS WITH ANY DEVELOPMENT WILL BE CLOUD-TO-GROUND
LIGHTNING AND GUSTY WINDS.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS NORTH GEORGIA INTO
EARLY AFTERNOON FRIDAY AS THE FRONTAL SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH THE
STATE THOUGH THE BEST MOISTURE REMAINS ACROSS THE NORTH.

ANOTHER FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL BEGIN AFFECTING THE AREA SUNDAY NIGHT
BRINGING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO THE REGION THROUGH
WEDNESDAY. INSTABILITIES PEAK MONDAY AND TUESDAY ALONG WITH SHEAR
INCREASING SUBSTANTIALLY OVER THE AREA. MAY SEE SOME ISOLATED
SEVERE STORMS SO WILL HAVE TO KEEP A CLOSE EYE ON THE SITUATION.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT REQUESTED BUT SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED
TO SUBMIT REPORTS OF SEVERE WEATHER THROUGH THE WEB BY GOING TO
WEATHER.GOV/ATLANTA.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
319 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-035-036-048-049-058-MOZ113-115-
MSZ001>017-020>024-TNZ001>004-019>022-048>055-088>092-251030-
ALCORN-BENTON MS-BENTON TN-CALHOUN-CARROLL-CHESTER-CHICKASAW-CLAY-
COAHOMA-CRAIGHEAD-CRITTENDEN-CROCKETT-CROSS-DESOTO-DECATUR-
DUNKLIN-DYER-FAYETTE-GIBSON-GREENE-HARDEMAN-HARDIN-HAYWOOD-
HENDERSON-HENRY-ITAWAMBA-LAFAYETTE-LAKE-LAUDERDALE-LAWRENCE-
LEE AR-LEE MS-MADISON-MARSHALL-MCNAIRY-MISSISSIPPI-MONROE-OBION-
PANOLA-PEMISCOT-PHILLIPS-POINSETT-PONTOTOC-PRENTISS-QUITMAN-
RANDOLPH-SHELBY-ST. FRANCIS-TALLAHATCHIE-TATE-TIPPAH-TIPTON-
TISHOMINGO-TUNICA-UNION-WEAKLEY-YALOBUSHA-
319 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EAST ARKANSAS...
THE MISSOURI BOOTHEEL...NORTH MISSISSIPPI...AND WEST TENNESSEE.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS LATE THIS
AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT ACROSS ALL OF THE MIDSOUTH. THE MAIN SEVERE
WEATHER THREAT WILL BE DAMAGING WINDS...WITH A SECONDARY THREAT
FOR LARGE HAIL AND AN ISOLATED TORNADO WEST OF THE MISSISSIPPI
RIVER.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

A MORE SIGNIFICANT SEVERE WEATHER EPISODE WILL BE POSSIBLE
LATER THIS WEEKEND AND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK. MODEL UNCERTAINTY
STILL REMAINS WITH RESPECT TO EXACT TIMING AND PLACEMENT...BUT
CONFIDENCE IS INCREASING THAT SEVERE WEATHER WILL OCCUR. ALL
SEVERE HAZARDS WILL BE POSSIBLE...AND THE LIKELIHOOD OF MORE THAN
ONE ROUND ALSO EXISTS. PLEASE CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECAST INFORMATION THROUGH THIS WEEKEND REGARDING THIS POTENTIAL
SEVERE WEATHER EVENT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT
ACROSS THE MIDSOUTH.

$$

JAB

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