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State of Emergency

Governor Bryant declares State of Emergency ahead of severe storms

A windy, warm and overcast Monday afternoon in the Jackson metro area as bad storms approach. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

Governor Phil Bryant declared a State of Emergency in preparation for severe weather that is forecast to affect Mississippi today and possibly tomorrow.

Several school districts are dismissing early in anticipation of the severe weather threat. Click on this link to see if yours is listed.

The northern part of Tupelo, MS, sustained damage from a possible tornado.

And click on this link to see live streaming video from the WLBT Storm Center.

Overcast skies and 84 degrees but it feels like 87 with severe weather on the way.

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