Tornado warnings issued for Troup, Harris

The National Weather Service has issued a tornado warning until 6:30 p.m. for southern Troup County and northwestern Harris County.

The Weather Service said its radar at 6:03 p.m. indicated a tornado south of Long Cane, near West Point, moving east at 40 mph.

The service said other areas covered by the warning included Cannonville, Jones Crossroads, Baughs Crossroads, Smiths Crossroad and Big Springs.

Residents in that area are advised to move indoors, to the lowest floor of the dwelling away from windows.