Tornado Watch in effect for most of the WAFB viewing area

Tornado Watch in effect for most of the WAFB viewing area

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A tornado watch has been issued for most of the WAFB viewing area, as thunderstorms head toward south Louisiana and southwest Mississippi.

The watch is in effect for the following Louisiana parishes:

Ascension
East Baton Rouge
East Feliciana
Iberville
Livingston
Pointe Coupee
St. Helena
Tangipahoa
West Baton Rouge
West Feliciana

The following Mississippi counties also fall within the watch zone:

Amite
Pike
Wilkinson

The watch is scheduled to remain in effect until 9 p.m.

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