April 24 weather update, 10:45 a.m.


April 24, 2010

Conditions remain extremely dangerous across Mississippi, with a reported tornado on the ground in Meridian.



Potentially serious weather is expected in the noon-3 p.m. time frame in the Golden Triangle area.



Continue to monitor all local news outlets and take all precautions for safety.



--If you hear a siren, seek shelter in the nearest building.



--Do NOT go into your vehicle when a siren sounds.



--Seek shelter on the bottom floor of a building, either an interior hallway or basement, if available.



--Stay away from windows and doors.



--If a tornado approaches, assume a kneeling position facing a wall and cover your head with your arms.