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December 11, 2021 @ 8:00 am - December 12, 2021 @ 5:00 pm
A Tornado Watch has been issued for much of the Mid-South from NOW until 11PM. Strong tornadoes are possible, in addition to large hail and damaging winds.
A Moderate Risk is in effect for areas along and west of the Mississippi River, with an Enhanced Risk across the rest of the Mid-South.
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WHAT: Discrete supercells are forming ahead of a cold front in the warm sector this afternoon. They have the potential to produce tornadoes, large hail, and damaging winds.
WHEN: Now through 11 PM CST
WHERE: Mainly along and west of a NE-SW line from Paris, TN to Jackson, TN to Pontotoc, MS.
Several Tornadoes are possible, a few could be strong.
Large Hail and Damaging Winds
Another Tornado Watch is likely for the rest of the area later tonight.