Three tornadoes hit in Prentiss county as 60 homes damaged

The preliminary reports are in and the damage in Prentiss county is being calculated.

According to the NWS, 3 tornadoes hit the area on Saturday as storms blew through the area.

From the NWS:

Damage Survey #2 results are in!

4 new tornadoes

EF-0 in Lee & Prentiss Counties

EF-1 in Prentiss County

EF-1 in Prentiss & Tishomingo Counties

EF-0 in Tishomingo All tornadoes were roughly along a northeast line from Baldwyn to Burnsville to Iuka, MS

All told, over 500 houses in Mississippi were damaged.

Jon R Myers

Jon R Myers is the executive editor of the Mississippi News Group.

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