Warnings, watches issued for Pine Belt counties
PINE BELT, Miss. (WDAM) - The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a Tornado Warning for Central Jones County in Southeastern Mississippi. It is expected to last till around 12 a.m.
The National Weather Service in Mobile has also issued a Tornado Warning for Northwestern Wayne County in Southeastern Mississippi. It is expected to last till around 12:15 a.m.
Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. Mobile homes could be damaged or destroyed. Damages to roofs, windows, and vehicles may also occur. Tree damage is likely.
Other Pine Belt counties that are included in a tornado watch include Clarke, Covington, Forrest, Greene, Jasper, Jones, Lamar, Lauderdale, Marion, Perry, Smith and Wayne counties. The watch is expected to last till around 6 a.m. on Wednesday.
This story will be updated when more information is provided.
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