WATCH ALERT: Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued February 08 at 8:27PM CST until February 09 at 12:00AM CST by NWS

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 31 REMAINS VALID UNTIL 1 AM EST THURSDAY FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN NORTH CAROLINA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 1 COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA CHEROKEE IN TENNESSEE THIS WATCH INCLUDES 13 COUNTIES

from Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Knox (TNC093) Tennessee Issued by the National Weather Service http://ift.tt/2ktNUAB
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Union Alert: THUNDERSTORM – Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued February 08 at 5:27PM CST until February 08 at 6:30PM CST by NWS

The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for… Claiborne County in eastern Tennessee… Northeastern Campbell County in eastern Tennessee… Northern Union County in eastern Tennessee… * Until 730 PM EST

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Tornadoes hit New Orleans

At least 6 tornadoes hit the New Orleans area in Louisiana on Tuesday. East New Orleans was especially hard hit as hundreds of buildings were damaged or destroyed and over 10,000 customers were without power.

Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards has declared a state of emergency in the wake of the storms.

Videos of the tornadoes are being posted on social media:


 

 



The tornadoes also hit the NASA Michoud Assembly Facility as well: