Tornado Watch issued for Decatur County, other counties in Tennessee
NASHVILLE, Tenn.--A Tornado Watch has been issued through 8 p.m. for ten Tennessee counties.
In Middle Tennessee, Decatur County is the only one affected. Other counties include Chester, Hardeman, Henderson, Shelby, Hardin, Madison, Fayette, Haywood, and McNairy counties.
The watch was issued by the National Weather Service's Storm Prediction Center at 11:19 a.m. CST.
Counties in Alabama and Mississippi have also been placed under a Tornado Watch.
As FOX 17 News meteorologist Colleen Mehlberg noted during this morning's update, areas south of I-40 could see strong storms and tornado watches issued this evening.