A Tornado Warning remains in effect until 815 PM CDT for
northwestern Mobile… east central Greene and southwestern Washington
… This is a tornado emergency…
At 753 PM CDT… National Weather Service Doppler radar continued to
indicate a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado. This
tornado was near Leakesville… moving east at 35 mph.
The safest place to be during a tornado is on the lowest floor of a
sturdy building… preferably in an interior hallway or a room such as
a closet or bathroom. If possible… get under a workbench or other
piece of sturdy furniture. Use blankets or pillows to cover your body
and always stay away from windows.
If you are in Mobile home… evacuate it and get on the lowest floor
of a nearby sturdy building or in an underground storm shelter. If no
substantial shelter is available and a tornado is fast approaching…
seek shelter in a culvert… or lie flat in the nearest ditch or other
low spot and cover your head with your hands.
A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 300 am CDT Saturday morning
for southwestern Alabama and northwest Florida and southeast