A Winter Weather Advisory has been put out for Union County and large portions of our viewing area. Please be advised and stay tuned to the National Weather Service and your Local Weather Authority. Stay warm and stay safe.
November 13th 2018 Winter Weather Briefing from the National Weather Service
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Memphis TN 412 PM CST Tue Nov 13 2018 ...Early Season Winter Storm to impact most of the Midsouth Wednesday into Thursday... .The combination of Gulf moisture interacting with colder temperatures near the surface and the lift from an approaching upper low will produce light snow across the Midsouth. At times the precipitation may be mixed with sleet or freezing rain. The heaviest amounts of snow will be seen across portions of Northeast Arkansas...the Bootheel of Missouri and Northwest Tennessee. Precipitation is expected to end early Thursday across the south and during the midday hours over the north. MSZ006-009>016-020>022-141030- /O.CON.KMEG.WW.Y.0006.181114T0900Z-181115T1200Z/ Tishomingo-Prentiss-Coahoma-Quitman-Panola-Lafayette-Union- Pontotoc-Lee MS-Tallahatchie-Yalobusha-Calhoun- Including the cities of Iuka, Booneville, Clarksdale, Marks, Batesville, Oxford, New Albany, Pontotoc, Tupelo, Charleston, Water Valley, Coffeeville, Bruce, and Calhoun City 412 PM CST Tue Nov 13 2018 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM WEDNESDAY TO 6 AM CST THURSDAY... * WHAT...light snow...sleet and light freezing rain. Minor snow and sleet accumulations of less than a half of an inch. Ice accumulations of up to a few hundredths of an inch. * WHERE...Portions of North Mississippi. * WHEN...From 3 AM Wednesday to 6 AM CST Thursday. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...bridges...overpasses and secondary roads will be most vulnerable to the falling wintry precipitation. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads. Slow down and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1. $$
Hazardous Weather Outlook
Hazardous Weather Outlook National Weather Service Memphis TN 236 PM CST Tue Nov 13 2018 ARZ009-018-026>028-035-036-048-049-058-MOZ113-115-MSZ001>017- 020>024-TNZ001>004-019>022-048>055-088>092-142245- Alcorn-Benton MS-Benton TN-Calhoun-Carroll-Chester-Chickasaw-Clay- Coahoma-Craighead-Crittenden-Crockett-Cross-DeSoto-Decatur- Dunklin-Dyer-Fayette-Gibson-Greene-Hardeman-Hardin-Haywood- Henderson-Henry-Itawamba-Lafayette-Lake-Lauderdale-Lee AR-Lee MS- Madison-Marshall-McNairy-Mississippi-Monroe-Obion-Panola-Pemiscot- Phillips-Poinsett-Pontotoc-Prentiss-Quitman-Shelby-St. Francis- Tallahatchie-Tate-Tippah-Tipton-Tishomingo-Tunica-Union-Weakley- Yalobusha- 236 PM CST Tue Nov 13 2018 This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of East Arkansas... the Missouri Bootheel...North Mississippi...and West Tennessee. .DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight Areas of light freezing rain mixed with snow flurries or sleet will be possible across Northern Mississippi late tonight. .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday An upper level low pressure system will bring chances for accumulating snow...sleet and possibly light freezing rain across a large portion of the midsouth from early Wednesday into midday Thursday. A winter weather advisory has been issued for most of the area. .SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT... Spotters are welcomed to submit winter precipitation types... amounts...and road reports to the NWS Memphis forecast office. $$
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