Storms today will occur from East Texas northeastward to west Tennessee. The line of storms will continue to shift eastward along the brim of warm and moist air over the western Gulf. By the afternoon, storms will press into Mississippi.
"As the line of storms moves east from Texas, the storms will intensify into a strong squall line that will move across Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and western Tennessee," wrote AccuWeather.com severe weather expert Henry Margusity in his blog. "While wind damage will be the primary threat, supercells that develop ahead of the line in Louisiana and Mississippi may contain large, long-lived tornadoes."
Oy. You've been warned. Be careful out there tonight.