Storm Damage Reports to MEMA

PEARL – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency has received damage reports from early evening severe weather in Mississippi. Several counties have damage to homes and power outages. No injuries are being reported.

Residents need to remain alert as a second round of severe storms are forecast to move through the state later tonight with a strong cold front. 

Counties reporting damage:

  • Calhoun: Widespread power outages.
  • Grenada: Homes damaged.
  • Scott: Homes damaged.
  • Winston: Six homes damaged.

 Damage assessments continue by county emergency managers.

 The State Emergency Operations Center is staffed and monitoring conditions and requests for resources from counties.

MEMA will provide updates as information becomes available. The best way to get up-to-date information during this event is to “Like” MEMA on Facebook, or “Follow” us on twitter @msema.