Possible Tornado Spotted in Demopolis, Alabama

Severe storms placed Mississippi and Alabama in a “particularly dangerous situation” on March 17, with “numerous tornadoes expected and a few intense tornadoes likely,” the National Weather Service reported.

Footage shared by Mark Johnson in Demopolis, Alabama, shows a vast funnel cloud on the horizon.

“That’s a tornado right there,” someone is heard saying in the video.

Another person is heard responding, “Hundred percent it is.”

The NWS advised residents to take cover. Several counties in Mississippi and Alabama remained under a tornado watch until 7 pm. Credit: Mark Johnson via Storyful