Wilkinson Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Tornado Warning
Issued: 11:58 PM CST Jan. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

... A Tornado Warning remains in effect until 1215 am CST for
southwestern Wilkinson County...

at 1157 PM CST, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located 7 miles east of Fort Adams, or 20 miles north of St.
Francisville, moving northeast at 55 mph.

Hazard... tornado and Golf Ball size hail.

Source... radar indicated rotation.

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

This dangerous storm will be near...
Woodville around 1205 am CST.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Take cover now! Move to a basement 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.

Tornadoes are extremely difficult to see and confirm at night. Do not
wait to see or hear the tornado. Take cover now!

Lat... Lon 3116 9115 3100 9135 3100 9163 3102 9159
      3104 9156 3107 9156 3113 9163 3118 9159
      3120 9159 3123 9157 3124 9154 3122 9153
      3123 9149 3126 9148 3128 9150 3129 9147
      3131 9147
time... Mot... loc 0557z 226deg 46kt 3108 9142

Tornado... radar indicated
hail... 1.75in


Tornado Watch
Issued: 12:03 AM CST Jan. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

Tornado Watch 10 remains in effect until 700 am CST for the
following locations

. Mississippi counties included are

Adams Amite Clarke
Copiah Covington Forrest
Franklin George Greene
Hancock Harrison Jackson
Jasper Jefferson Jefferson Davis
Jones Lamar Lauderdale
Lawrence Lincoln Marion
Newton Pearl River Perry
Pike Simpson Smith
stone Walthall Wayne