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Clarke County, MS

Severe Weather Statement issued for Clarke by NWS

Cover picture for the articleEffective: 2021-05-04 16:23:00 CDT Expires: 2021-05-04 16:45:00 CDT Urgency: Immediate Severity: Severe Certainty: Observed Instruction: For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building. Target Area: Clarke A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 445 PM CDT FOR CENTRAL CLARKE COUNTY At 423 PM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Lisman to 7 miles northeast of Mill Creek, moving east at 65 mph. HAZARD...70 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. These severe thunderstorms will remain over mainly rural areas of central Clarke County, including the following locations... Shubuta. A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 1000 PM CDT for east central Mississippi. HAIL...0.88IN WIND...70MPH