Memphis, TN – Strong storms battered western Tennessee on Wednesday afternoon. Storms were racing to the northeast at 60-mph, were producing damaging wind gusts near 60-mph, quarter sized hail, and deadly cloud-to-ground lightning.
In Blue Goose, Tennessee, half dollar sized hail was reported. And in Jackson, Tennessee, golf ball sized hail was reported.
As we head into the overnight hours, strong storms will be possible across the lower Mississippi Valley, and Mid-South. Isolated damaging winds, a brief/weak tornado, and marginal hail will be possible.
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