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Friday Afternoon Severe Weather Briefing

Severe thunderstorms will be possible across portions of the Mid South both late tonight into very early Saturday morning and again for Saturday afternoon. The primary threats will be damaging winds and isolated tornadoes, with a secondary threat for large hail and localized flash flooding. Read More >

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Last Map Update: Fri, Mar. 24, 2017 at 8:57:30 pm CDT

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There is a Slight risk for severe thunderstorms across portions of east and northeast Arkansas, the Missouri Bootheel, southwest Tennessee, and northwest Mississippi tonight. A Marginal risk for severe thunderstorms extends east from the slight risk into portions of west Tennessee and north Mississippi. Damaging winds will be the main threat for any thunderstorms that reach severe limits. There is a secondary threat for isolated tornadoes, large hail, and flash flooding.
There is a Slight risk for severe thunderstorms across north Mississippi and west Tennessee on Saturday. Damaging winds and large hail will be the main threats. Isolated tornadoes and localized flash flooding will be a secondary threat.
.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight There is a Slight Risk for severe thunderstorms late this evening and overnight for eastern Arkansas, the Missouri bootheel, northwest Mississippi and portions of far southwest Tennessee. Damaging winds will be the main threats. Secondary threats will be large hail...isolated tornadoes and flash flooding. A wind advisory is in effect for a large portion of the Midsouth through late tomorrow afternoon. .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday There is a Slight Risk for severe thunderstorms Saturday along and east of the Mississippi river. Damaging winds and large hail will be the main threats. Isolated tornadoes and localized flash flooding will be secondary. Severe thunderstorm chances will return Monday. Any storms that reach severe limits on Monday could carry an enhanced potential for producing large and damaging hail. Another round of severe storms will be possible later in the week. .SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT... Spotter activation may be needed starting tonight and through the upcoming week, in response to multiple severe weather episodes.

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 Latest observation from the NWS office at  the Agricenter in east Memphis
Time
Temp
Dewpt
RH
Press
8:42 PM
72
60
66%
29.98