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Tornado, severe storms hit Mississippi after 16 die in three states
Tornado, severe storms hit Mississippi after 16 die in three states

MAYFLOWER, Ark. -- Even as Arkansas tried to recover from a series of storms that killed 16 people in three states, parts of Mississippi braced for the next outbreak of tornadoes and other deadly weather on Monday. Most of Mississippi, from Yazoo City north and east, was under at least a tornado watch and parts of northern Mississippi, around Tupelo, were under a tornado warning, a more urgent advisory, according to the National Weather Service. A severe weather advisory was issued for part of Louisiana, Alabama and Tennessee as well. At least one tornado was reported near Tupelo, with damage reports beginning to come in Monday afternoon and no word yet of injuries associated with it,...

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