A Tornado Watch has been issued for Alcorn County until the early evening hours on Saturday.
From the NWS:
* Effective this Saturday morning and afternoon from 1030 AM until 500 PM CST. * Primary threats include... Several tornadoes likely with a couple intense tornadoes possible Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph likely Scattered large hail events to 1.5 inches in diameter possible SUMMARY...The line of storms in Arkansas is beginning to show more embedded supercell structures, and this trend should continue through the afternoon. The storm environment ahead of the storms into Mississippi and Tennessee will be favorable for tornadic supercells, capable of producing a couple of strong tornadoes, as well as damaging winds and large hail.