Close to half a million people in the Atlanta Georgia area are in the path of a dangerous storm.
This storm system spawned 3 tornadoes in Mississippi early Monday morning May 3rd 2021.
The twisters ripped roofs off homes, toppeled trees and snapped power lines and poles in Mississippi (photo above).
The National Weather Service says the storm system has already produced at least one tornado in the Atlanta area as the storm moves northeast.
Radar shows intense lightning strikes and heavy rain in the Atlanta area.
A volunteer uses his construction equipment to pull fallen tree limbs from tornado-damaged vehicles in Yazoo County, Miss., Monday, May 3, 2021. Multiple tornadoes were reported across the state on Sunday. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis) May 3rd 2021