Harrison Co. Civil Defense: 3 rivers above flood stage

By Danielle Thomas – bio | email

HARRISON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - At 10 am Sunday, Harrison County Emergency Management Director Rupert Lacy said three rivers were above flood stage.

The Tchoutachabouffa River at Lamey Bridge is at 8.6 feet with flood stage being 8 feet.

The Biloxi River is at 14.3 feet with flood stage being 12 feet.

The Wolf River is at 8.6 feet with flood stage being 8 feet.

Lacy says the Tchoutachabouffa and Wolf Rivers are expected to crest on Monday while the Biloxi River is expected to crest on Tuesday.

Officials say numerous roads are closed,

and more rain is in the forecast for Monday and Tuesday.

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