No Injuries Reported As Tornadoes Reported In Ark.

By Salon Staff

Published January 23, 2012 5:18AM (EST)

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Strong winds and tornadoes have been reported in Arkansas as storms move through parts of the South and Midwest.

The National Weather Service says it received reports of possible tornadoes in Arkansas, Dallas, Lonoke, Prairie and Cleveland counties Sunday night. There were no reports of any injuries.

The storms also brought hail and strong winds as they moved from Arkansas and into Illinois, Tennessee and Kentucky.

The storms were part of a system expected to threaten parts of the South and Midwest overnight. A tornado watch was in effect for parts of Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi and Tennessee.

Salon Staff

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