Severe Weather Update - Thursday April 8, 2021
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Changes from previous update:
WHAT: SLIGHT RISK/ENHANCED RISK of severe weather
WHEN: Friday afternoon through Saturday morning
WHERE: The greatest threat across SW Mississippi counties and the adjacent LA parishes.
The main threats associated with any storms that do become severe storms will be:
Wind gusts greater than 60 mph will be the main threat, and can down trees and powerlines, as well as causing minor structural damage
Large hail and a few tornadoes cannot be ruled out
Next Update and Contact Information:
The next email update will be Friday morning. If you have any questions in the interim or need additional information, please do not hesitate to contact us. We can be reached by phone at 504-522-7330 or 985-649-0429. Use extension 4 to speak with a forecaster. Alternatively, you can reach us by email by replying to this message or sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Both methods will be delivered to the forecasters on shift at the office.
NWS New Orleans/Baton Rouge