HINDS COUNTY, Miss. (WLBT) - The National Weather Service has confirmed that an EF-1 tornado touched down in Hinds County between Raymond and Clinton Monday afternoon.
The tornado began north of Highway 467 at 1:53 p.m., snapping and uprooting multiple trees along with Raymond-Bolton Road.
Two utility poles were broken, there was minor roof damage to a home and a shed was destroyed by a fallen tree.
The NWS says the tornado continued northeastward across Airplane Road, causing impressive tree damage as it crossed the Natchez Trace Parkway.
It took down a large tree and snapped smaller trees before lifting just short of the Raymond John Bell Williams Airport at 1:56 p.m.