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No damage reports confirmed after tornado warnings

WDAM First Alert Weather Team WDAM First Alert Weather Team
PINE BELT (WDAM) -

After tornado warnings were issued in Lamar County Wednesday morning, there are no signs of confirmed damage at this time. 

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According to Lamar County Emergency Management Director James Smith, crews are surveying the Purvis and Oloh area and have not confirmed any damage. 

Crews are heading to Forrest County to survey damage reports near Carnes, but no official reports of damage have been confirmed.

Both county EMA directors say the immediate concern for both Forrest and Lamar counties will be flash flooding. 

Seven On Your Side has crews on the scene in both counties. 

Tune in to Midday for the latest on the weather in our area. 

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