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Tropical Storm Cindy now inland

WDAM First Alert Weather Team WDAM First Alert Weather Team
MISSISSIPPI (WDAM) -

Tropical Storm Cindy made landfall in Southwest Louisiana early Thursday morning.

The storm will gradually weaken overtime, but will continue to send bands of showers and thunderstorms through the Pine Belt for the next day or so.

A Tornado Watch is in effect for the entire viewing area for today until 1 p.m. and a Flash Flood Watch is in effect for the area until Friday evening.

Please make sure to keep up will future forecasts for the rest of today and Friday.

Drier weather is forecast to return by early next week.

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