SEVERE STORMS AFFECTING THE PLANE STATES AS GULF WARM AIR CLASHES WITH FRIGID COLD AIR FROM CANADA. TORNADO WARNINGS IN EFFECT AT THIS TIME.
WFUS54 KMEG 180456
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
National Weather Service Memphis TN
1056 PM CST SAT DEC 17 2016
The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a
* Tornado Warning for...
Eastern Alcorn County in northeastern Mississippi...
Northern Tishomingo County in northeastern Mississippi...
* Until 1130 PM CST
* At 1056 PM CST, a confirmed tornado was located near Hinkle, or 7
miles southwest of Corinth, moving east at 60 mph. Spotter
reported tree damage with a tornado near Cossuth.
SOURCE...Weather spotters confirmed tornado.
IMPACT...Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without
shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed.
Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree
damage is likely.
* The tornado will be near...
Corinth and Glen around 1105 PM CST.
Burnsville around 1110 PM CST.
Pineflat around 1115 PM CST.
J P Coleman State Park around 1120 PM CST.
Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include Hazard
Switch, Bacon Springs, Kossuth, Jobes, Kendrick, Strickland,
Allentown, Farmington, Doskie and Biggersville.
To repeat, a tornado is on the ground. TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a
storm shelter or an interior room on the lowest floor of a sturdy
building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a mobile home, or in
a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter and protect
yourself from flying debris.
Heavy rainfall may hide this tornado. Do not wait to see or hear the
tornado. TAKE COVER NOW!
Tornadoes are extremely difficult to see and confirm at night. Do not
wait to see or hear the tornado. TAKE COVER NOW!
LAT...LON 3482 8811 3476 8866 3489 8867 3500 8837
3499 8820 3497 8818 3492 8816 3489 8810
TIME...MOT...LOC 0456Z 248DEG 54KT 3485 8860