Afternoon showers drench South Mississippi roads

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - An afternoon storm drenched much of South Mississippi.  The heavy rains turned parts of Highway 90 in rivers.  Cars went floating off roadways, and in some cases onto the beach.

Several accidents were reported by police departments across the coast.  You're advised to be very careful if you have to drive this afternoon.

WLOX 24/7 meteorologists Mike Reader and Carrie Duncan are keeping a close eye on the radar this afternoon.  Watch WLOX News for the latest on the weather conditions.  If you're not by your TV, be sure you download the WLOX app for your Android device or your iPhones.  Or, check out the WLOX.com weather page.  It has everything you need to know in a weather emergency.

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