Tuesday October 6th, 2015 6:48PM

Storms move across several southern states

By The Associated Press
ATLANTA (AP) A band of storms downed trees and flooded roads in parts of Mississippi and Alabama and appeared headed toward Georgia.

The National Weather Service in Mississippi said it had received reports Sunday of some mobile homes blown off blocks, along with streets flooded in several areas. Flash flood warnings or watches stretched from Louisiana to Georgia on Sunday night.

Tornado watches and severe thunderstorm warnings were also issued for parts of Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama.

The threat of severe weather was expected to last until Monday morning in Alabama, and the storms were moving east into Georgia.
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