Tippah, Benton, Union, ALcorn County and other parts of North Mississippi are under a Severe Thunderstorm Watch.
This is issued by the National Weather Service when conditions are favorable for the development of severe thunderstorms in and close to the watch area. A severe thunderstorm by definition is a thunderstorm that produces one inch hail or larger in diameter and/or winds equal or exceed 58 miles an hour.
Indications are that this storm front will have high winds and other dangerous conditions. Make precautions now.