Lincoln, Lawrence Counties placed under tornado watch

Published 9:52 pm Monday, January 8, 2024

BROOKHAVEN — National Weather Service in Jackson placed Lincoln and Lawrence Counties under a tornado watch Monday evening.

The tornado watch is in effect until 7 a.m. Tuesday. Stay weather aware.

A severe thunderstorm could also hit Lincoln, Copiah and Franklin Counties by 10:30 p.m. according to NWS Jackson. This strong storm has 40 mph wind gusts and pea sized hail.

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