Twitter users on the ground and watching from afar report that the Christmas Day snowstorm in the southern U.S., which Twitchy spotlighted this morning, has now hit the McNeil, Miss., area. Early reports note injuries and damage to homes:
Tornado is in McNeil heading in derby ! Take cover
— TaylorLynn (@ItsMe_Taee) December 25, 2012
Now getting reports of about a dozen homes damaged and several injuries in the McNeil Area
— NWS New Orleans (@NWSNewOrleans) December 25, 2012
— Patricia Scott (@8s) December 25, 2012
Tornado on the ground north of McNeil, Mississippi. Radar showing a debris ball and reports of damage.
— Dakota Hunter (@KotasLogic2952) December 25, 2012
— Texas Storm Chasers (@TxStormChasers) December 25, 2012
Continued prayers for all in the tornado zone!