Yikes. Our thoughts and prayers are with Hattiesburg, MS-area readers. Take cover and stay safe!

https://twitter.com/mheskett/status/300742672363171840

Tornado warning for Hattiesburg!! Y'all b safe for those who are still there!!

Update:

Injuries and damage reported in the town of Pickwick.

Update (mild language warning):

Update:

Twitter users are starting to post photos:

Pray for my big brother & his family! A tornado hit his home and they've lost everything #HattiesburgMS

https://twitter.com/twocosmic/status/300757689770835968

Update:

University of Southern Mississippi suffers major tornado damage, cancels classes