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  • W Alert: NOAA Severe Thunderstorm Warning
    W Alert: Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued April 14 at 9:52AM CDT expiring April 14 at 11:00AM CDT by NWS Jackson MS for Lowndes County The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Northern Noxubee County in east central Mississippi... Eastern Oktibbeha County in northeastern Mississippi... Clay County in northeastern Mississippi... Lowndes County in northeastern Mississippi... * Until 1100 AM CDT * At 951 AM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Pheba to near Mashulaville, moving northeast at 45 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. * Severe thunderstorms will be near... Griffith around 1000 AM CDT. Pala Alto around 1005 AM CDT. Brooksville around 1015 AM CDT. Crawford around 1020 AM CDT. Deerbrook around 1025 AM CDT. Bent Oak around 1035 AM CDT. Steens around 1055 AM CDT. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include Artesia. For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building. Noxubee, MS; Oktibbeha, MS; Lowndes, MS; Clay, MS

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