Severe Weather

Storm damage in Jackson, Mississippi

Some storm damage in Jackson tonight. The governor’s mansion saw some damage to it in the form of tree limbs falling and damaging the fence. Crews worked hard to clear up…

Bracing for severe weather threat

Our local emergency management teams are on high alert today. Joining us with what we need to know as this system approaches is Harrison County EMA Director Matt Stratton.

Staying safe during severe weather

The Harrison County Emergency Operation Center is closely monitoring conditions in South Mississippi. They want to make sure you stay safe. Severe weather this time of the year isn’t uncommon, but…

Hancock County opening shelters for severe weather

The Hancock County Emergency Management Agency will be opening the Hancock County Emergency Operations Center and the Leetown Shelter today beginning at 3 p.m. for anyone needing shelter due to the threat of severe weather impacting Hancock County between 6…

10/27 Ryan's "Post-Storm" Wednesday Night Forecast

Tonight's stronger front brought severe weather, including a tornado, to South MS, but it'll quiet significantly in these post-storm hours. This was due to the strong front moving in…

10/27 Ryan's "Enhanced Risk" Wednesday Evening Forecast

The severe risk today rose from level 2 (slight), to level 3 (enhanced) earlier today. This is due to the strong front moving in with a decent low level jet, that can create rotating storms. The chances of seeing tornadoes…

Severe weather on the Coast

Although the potential tropical cyclone has yet to advance to the stage at which it receives a name, several cities along the Coast have taken precautions. Pascagoula, Pass Christian, and Biloxi…

Tornado aftermath in Tupelo

Cleanup continues over in Tupelo after a tornado touched down in several parts of the city Sunday night. The tornado hit Tupelo around 10 p.m., downing powerlines and trees while causing significant damage to some homes. Several homes along…

Severe storm damage across the state

Severe storms moved through parts of Mississippi Sunday. Cleanup is underway in Yazoo County where a tornado passed through yesterday. Multiple homes along Witherspoon Road suffered damage. Strong winds split trees in half and sent debris scattered throughout yards.…

Tornadoes cause damage in Mississippi; Tupelo hit at night

YAZOO CITY, Miss. (AP) — Multiple tornadoes have caused damage across Mississippi, destroying homes and uprooting trees. But no injuries have been reported. A line of severe storms rolled through the state Sunday. Meteorologists declared a “tornado emergency” for Tupelo…