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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 33
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
810 PM CDT Tue Apr 3 2018
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
East central Mississippi
* Effective this Tuesday night from 810 PM until Midnight CDT.
* Primary threats include...
Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
Isolated large hail events to 1 inch in diameter possible
SUMMARY...A squall line across western and central Mississippi will
progress eastward for the next few hours, with a continuing threat
for damaging gusts and isolated large hail.
The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 40
statute miles east and west of a line from 25 miles northwest of
Columbus MS to 20 miles west southwest of Pine Belt MS. For a
complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline
update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU3).
REMEMBER...A Severe Thunderstorm Watch means conditions are
favorable for severe thunderstorms in and close to the watch area.
Persons in these areas should be on the lookout for threatening
weather conditions and listen for later statements and possible
warnings. Severe thunderstorms can and occasionally do produce
OTHER WATCH INFORMATION...CONTINUE...WW 28...WW 29...WW 30...WW
AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
1 inch. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 60 knots. A few
cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 450. Mean storm motion vector