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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 1:46 PM CDT Jun. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect until 215 PM CDT
for southwestern Craighead and northwestern Poinsett counties...

At 145 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Swifton, or 13
miles northeast of Newport, moving east at 25 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to
         roofs, siding, and trees.

Locations impacted include...
Jonesboro, Cash, Egypt, Risher, Winesburg, Herman, Gilkerson, Valley
View, Otwell and Dryden.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.


Lat... Lon 3587 9103 3588 9071 3565 9074 3569 9104
time... Mot... loc 1845z 274deg 22kt 3578 9107

Hail... 1.25in
wind... 60mph



Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Issued: 1:43 PM CDT Jun. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service


The National Weather Service has issued Severe Thunderstorm Watch
196 in effect until 9 PM CDT this evening for the following areas

In Arkansas this watch includes 11 counties

In east Arkansas

Clay Craighead Crittenden
cross Greene Lawrence
Lee Mississippi Poinsett
Randolph St. Francis

In Mississippi this watch includes 10 counties

In north Mississippi

Alcorn Benton DeSoto
Marshall Prentiss Tate
Tippah Tishomingo Tunica
Union

In Missouri this watch includes 2 counties

In southeast Missouri

Dunklin Pemiscot

In Tennessee this watch includes 21 counties

In west Tennessee

Benton Carroll Chester
Crockett Decatur Dyer
Fayette Gibson Hardeman
Hardin Haywood Henderson
Henry Lake Lauderdale
Madison McNairy Obion
Shelby Tipton Weakley

This includes the cities of Alamo, Ashland, Bartlett,
Blytheville, Bolivar, Booneville, Brownsville, Camden,
Caruthersville, Collierville, Corinth, Corning, Covington,
Decaturville, Dresden, Dyersburg, Forrest City, Germantown,
Harrisburg, Henderson, Holly Springs, Humboldt, Huntingdon, Iuka,
Jackson, Jonesboro, Kennett, Lexington, Marianna, Martin,
Memphis, Milan, Millington, New Albany, Oakland, Olive Branch,
Paragould, Paris, Parsons, Piggott, Pocahontas, Ripley MS,
Ripley TN, Savannah, Selmer, Senatobia, Somerville, Southaven,
Tiptonville, Tunica, Union City, Walnut Ridge, West Memphis,
and Wynne.




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