Team from National Weather Service in Tippah County determing strength of storm

A team from the National Weather Service in Memphis is in Tippah County today surveying damage to determine the strenghth of the storm that occured yesterday.

That storm, defined as a tornado by multiple storm spotters, caused widespread damage throughout the northern part of the County.

According to the NWS: “A team from @NWSMemphis will be surveying storm data across northeast Mississippi today with a focus on Tippah and Tishomingo counties. #mswx”

See video of the storm as it moves in to Tippah County from Benton County Below

Posted by Amanda Watkins Umberger on Saturday, March 9, 2019

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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