• Special Weather Statement

    Updated:
    OKZ031-032-042-043-047-132215- Coal OK-Johnston OK-Pontotoc OK-Hughes OK-Seminole OK- 432 PM CDT MON AUG 13 2018 ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR Coal...northeastern Johnston... eastern Pontotoc...southern Hughes and southeastern Seminole Counties Until 515 PM CDT.... AT 431 PM CDT, a strong thunderstorm was located 4 miles west of Tupelo, moving north at 40 MPH. HAZARDS INCLUDE... Wind gusts over 50 MPH... Minor flooding in areas of poor drainage... Locations impacted include... Ada, Byng, Allen, Stonewall, Tupelo, Francis, Calvin, Bromide, Sasakwa, Gerty, Centrahoma, Atwood, Pontotoc, Fittstown, Clarita, Olney, Connerville, Spaulding and Jesse. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Conditions are favorable for the formation of funnel clouds, but the threat posed by these funnel clouds is low. Most funnel clouds will not reach the ground. If they do, weak tornadoes with brief wind gusts in excess of 50 MPH may occur. If you observe a funnel cloud or one is reported in your area, move indoors and stay away from windows. && LAT...LON 3442 9629 3442 9673 3501 9663 3499 9609 TIME...MOT...LOC 2131Z 200DEG 36KT 3459 9649 $$

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