Watch: Wind gusts, rain hit downtown Brookhaven

Published 4:19 pm Wednesday, May 29, 2024

BROOKHAVEN — A small chance of showers Wednesday afternoon featured thunder and gusty winds in downtown Brookhaven Wednesday. A special weather statement issued by NWS Jackson warns of 40 mph wind gusts and pea sized possible hail is possible for central Lincoln County and Copiah County until 5 p.m.

Severe storms were a possibility to the west along the Mississippi River. Radar indicates there is a strong thunderstorm moving through Lincoln County which could cause minor wind and hail damage. Anyone outside should take shelter.

Subscribe to our free email newsletter

Get the latest news sent to your inbox