35 Counties in Mississippi under Tornado watch for most of the day Sunday

The threat for severe weather on Sunday was met with a tornado watch for a large portion of Missisisppi.

From the NWS:


THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED TORNADO WATCH 121 IN
EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS:

IN MISSISSIPPI THIS WATCH INCLUDES 35 COUNTIES

IN CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI

ATTALA COPIAH HINDS
HOLMES HUMPHREYS LEAKE
MADISON RANKIN SCOTT
SIMPSON SMITH YAZOO

IN EAST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI

CLARKE JASPER KEMPER
LAUDERDALE NESHOBA NEWTON
NOXUBEE WINSTON

IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI

JEFFERSON DAVIS LAWRENCE LINCOLN
MARION

IN SOUTHEAST MISSISSIPPI

COVINGTON FORREST JONES
LAMAR

IN SOUTHWEST MISSISSIPPI

ADAMS CLAIBORNE FRANKLIN
JEFFERSON

IN WEST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI

ISSAQUENA SHARKEY WARREN

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF ANGUILLA, BASSFIELD, BASTROP,
BAY SPRINGS, BELZONI, BRANDON, BROOKHAVEN, BROOKSVILLE, BUDE,
CANTON, CARTHAGE, COLLINS, COLUMBIA, CONEHATTA, CRYSTAL SPRINGS,
DE KALB, DECATUR, DELHI, DURANT, EPPS, FAYETTE, FERRIDAY, FOREST,
GOODMAN, HARRISONBURG, HATTIESBURG, HAZLEHURST, HEIDELBERG,
ISOLA, JACKSON, JONESVILLE, KOSCIUSKO, LAKE PROVIDENCE, LAUREL,
LEXINGTON, LOUISVILLE, LUMBERTON, MACON, MADISON, MAGEE,
MAYERSVILLE, MEADVILLE, MENDENHALL, MERIDIAN, MONTICELLO, MORTON,
MOUNT OLIVE, NATCHEZ, NEW HEBRON, NEWELLTON, NEWTON, OAK GROVE,
PEARL, PEARL RIVER, PHILADELPHIA, PICKENS, PORT GIBSON, PRENTISS,
PURVIS, QUITMAN, RALEIGH, RAYVILLE, RICHLAND, RIDGELAND,
ROLLING FORK, ROXIE, SCOOBA, SHUBUTA, ST. JOSEPH, STONEWALL,
TALLULAH, TAYLORSVILLE, TCHULA, UNION, VICKSBURG, VIDALIA,
WATERPROOF, WESSON, WEST FERRIDAY, WEST HATTIESBURG, WINNSBORO,
AND YAZOO CITY.

Jon Ross Myers

Jon Ross Myers is the executive editor and publisher of the Mississippi News Network, Mississippi's largest digital only media company. He can be reached at editor@tippahnews.com

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