The National Weather Service has issued a TORNADO WARNING in the area until 10:15 a.m.
Weather rotation has been seen on radar that indicates tornadic activity.
Take shelter now in a basement or an interior room on the lowest floor of a sturdy building.
If outdoors or in a mobile home or vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter and protect yourself from any flying debris.
Tornado Warning for…
Northwestern Lincoln County in south central Mississippi…
Northeastern Franklin County in southwestern Mississippi…
Southwestern Copiah County in central Mississippi…
* At 920 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located near Vaughn, or 11 miles west of Brookhaven, moving
northeast at 25 mph.
SOURCE…Radar indicated rotation.
IMPACT…Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without
shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed.
Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree
damage is likely.
* This dangerous storm will be near…
Vaughn around 925 AM CDT.
Loyd Star and Caseyville around 935 AM CDT.
Allen around 945 AM CDT.
Glancy around 1005 AM CDT.