Severe weather causes damage, flooding, outages - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Severe weather causes damage, flooding, outages

(WMC-TV) - Tornado warnings, severe thunderstorm warnings, and flash flood warnings are in effect throughout the Mid-South.

The Memphis Fire Department is busy responding to calls about people who are stuck in flooding cars in different areas.

More than 13,000 customers are without power in the Memphis metro area, and the numbers are still climbing.

Damage is being reported to Action News 5 by viewers. Some of those reports consist of trees down, as well as porches and doors that have been blown away due to the high winds.

Action News 5 is currently in wall-to-wall coverage in order to keep you informed during the worst of these storms.

We are streaming this live coverage on WMCTV.COM and on the Action News 5 news app for iPhone and iPad.

You can also access our live interactive radar tools on WMCTV.COM and our Stormtracker 5 app. All of these tools are free and meant to keep you safe.

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