Areas Affected: Chickasaw; Lee; Monroe
The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Northeastern Chickasaw County in northeastern Mississippi... Southern Lee County in northeastern Mississippi... Northern Monroe County in northeastern Mississippi...
* Until 715 AM CDT.
* At 622 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Okolona, moving east at 40 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
* Locations impacted include... Amory, Okolona, Shannon, Smithville, New Wren, Nettleton, Hatley, Gattman, Sipsey Fork, Becker, Quincy, Splunge, Wise Gap, Athens, Wren, Bigbee, Greenwood Springs, Leotis, Parham and Old Union. HAIL...<.75IN WIND...60MPH
For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building.