Some Southern states could see tornadoes, 5 inches of rain; 1-2 in Chattanooga area
By Associated Press
ATLANTA (AP) - Forecasters say storms could produce tornadoes in several states across the South and flooding in Mississippi, where up to 5 inches of rain could fall.
The national Storm Prediction Center says nearly 60 million people in several states - including Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana and Mississippi - will be at risk for severe storms Wednesday into Thursday.
In Mississippi, forecasters say multiple rounds of storms could drop 3-5 inches of rain, with even higher amounts in some spots.