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Severe weather and risk of tornadoes on Wednesday

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Warren County Emergency Management Director John Elfer, Chief Deputy Billie Joe Heggins and Warren County Sheriff Martin Pace meet to plan for the incoming storm. (Photo by David Day)

Severe weather is in the forecast for Wednesday, including the risk of tornadoes.

Vicksburg and surrounding areas are at a moderate risk for tornadoes Wednesday. Tornados are likely, along with the possibility for golf ball size hail to baseball size, according to the latest from the Jackson Mississippi Weather Forecast Office.

(National Weather Service)

The incoming danger of severe storms has emergency teams preparing to respond to the potential dangers they may encounter. In 2019, several tornadoes hit the Warren County area. Emergency crews will be vigilant as we face the storms ahead.

National Weather Service

Make sure you follow all safety tips and make a plan if you get separated from your loved ones.

Vicksburg Daily News will keep you updated and informed as weather events unfold.

 

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