Storm Clouds Gather in Mississippi During Tornado Warning

A tornado warning was issued for parts of Mississippi on the morning of Tuesday, May 4, the National Weather Service (NWS) said.

The NWS issued the warning for areas near the cities Puckett, Braxton, and Johns. The weather service said a tornado was “observed” in the area, adding that quarter-sized hail was also possible.

Samantha Meese Stephens said this footage was filmed in nearby Mendenhall, Mississippi, at around 9:30 am on Tuesday. A local meteorologist said the footage shows a “wall cloud and funnel.” Credit: Samantha Meese Stephens via Storyful