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It has been a bit since we've had winter headlines in our forecasts. Here is a quick description of the difference in a Freeze Warning and a Frost Advisory: #tnwx #mswx #mowx #arwx
As of 11:30pm, it is 34 degrees at NWS Memphis. Temperatures are expected to drop below freezing tonight, so make sure any spring plants you have are brought inside or covered. 🌱🪴
First up on our spotlights for Women's History Month, we have our amazing Administrative Support Assistant, Carolyn Glover. She is the glue that holds our office together, always working behind the scenes to make our lives easier and make sure things run smoothly. 💐🌅
The Mississippi River is the lowest it has been since records started in 1954. Current stage sits at -10.79 feet. #tnwx #mswx #mowx #arwx #midsouthwx
🚨Parts of the Mid-South have been upgraded to a MODERATE Risk (level 4 out of 5) of severe weather tomorrow, Tuesday Nov 29🚨 LONG THREAD OF INFO BELOW: PLEASE READ 👇🧵
Video footage of a funnel cloud in southern Henderson County, TN around 5:50pm this evening. 🌪 Have had a few funnel cloud reports but no touch down confirmations. Credit to Steven Banks for the video.
🚨Hot Off The Presses🚨 After careful consideration, the Craighead Co, AR to Obion Co, TN tornado has been preliminarily ruled an EF-4 tornado. Please read PNS for more detailed information: #tnwx #arwx #mswx #mowx
Preliminary findings suggest that at least two EF-3 tornadoes struck the Mid South Friday evening. We will continue to survey the damage along the paths of these two long track tornadoes. Rating is subject to change as we acquire more data.
Preliminary results from yesterday's tornadoes: The survey team has rated the Jonesboro tornado as an EF-3 with max winds of 140 mph. A second tornado occurred in southeast Greene County and was rated EF-1. We'll have more information as the survey is finalized. #arwx