MS Prepares For Severe Weather - - Jackson, MS

MS Prepares For Severe Weather

High Winds, Heavy Rain, Hail and Tornadoes Possible

Good evening this is Maggie Wade with some of the stories you'll see tonight on WLBT at 10.

State emergency officials are warning people in Mississippi that a strong, severe weather outbreak is possible beginning Sunday afternoon and continue through Tuesday night. We'll have the latest.

New at ten.. Operation Delta Dogs. Almost a dozen pit bulls and a Rottweiler have been taken from a possible dog fighting operation in Humphreys County.

Also new tonight.. At least 400 businesses in Mississippi are putting up stickers in response to the Religious Freedom Restoration Act. Hear from a local owner why he believes the stickers send an important message.

We could see dangerous storms beginning Sunday. Chief Meteorologist Dave Roberts and our First Alert Weather team will be monitoring the system. Don't miss Dave's forecast tonight.

And Sports Director Rob Jay takes us to the first round of the MHSAA baseball playoffs, and Willie Richardson talks with Rob about the death of former NFL quarterback Earl Morrall.

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