NWS: EF-1 Tornado confirmed in Pike County


MCCOMB, Miss. (WJTV) – An EF-1 tornado with 100 mph max winds touched down just south of McComb around 3:00 p.m. Friday, according to the National Weather Service (NWS).

NWS confirmed it damaged hangars & aircraft at McComb-Pike County Airport, in addition to a nearby mobile home. The tornado was on the ground for 1.5 miles. No injuries have been reported. 

This is the second tornado this week in Central Mississippi that never had a tornado warning. 


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