Several observed tornadoes in Mississippi Sunday evening

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JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Severe weather struck several Mississippi counties on Sunday evening with several tornadoes on the ground. The first tornado was observed late Sunday afternoon in the southern Delta, near Redwood in northern Warren County and Satartia in southern Yazoo County.

That storm then produced a strong and catastrophic tornado on the south side of Yazoo City, with damage reported to be widespread in the area.

Later, a different storm entered southern Hinds County, dropping a tornado in Terry and Byram which was visible for miles.

That storm then produced scattered damage in Rankin County, with a possible brief tornado or waterspout near Brandon and the Reservoir.

As of now, no deaths have been reported.

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