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Tornado watch issued for Stone, George counties

The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch for several South Mississippi counties until 3 p.m.

Included in the watch are Stone, George, Greene, Wayne and Perry counties.

There is a strong line of thunderstorms moving through that area that is expected to move to the northeast. A cold front also is moving through South Mississippi that will bring cooler weather beginning tonight. Lows will be near 40 along the Coast and cooler inland.

There are no watches or warnings at this time for the coastal counties.