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    The following schools will be closed or let out early Tuesday because of the severe weather threat. If you do not see your school district on this list, contact your district, or resume regular schedule. 

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    The following schools will be closed or let out early Tuesday because of the severe weather threat. If you do not see your school district on this list, contact your district, or resume regular schedule. 

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SOUTH MISSISSIPPI (WLOX) -

Several South Mississippi school districts will be dismissing students early because of severe weather threats. 

Here's a list of the districts and closure times:

-Biloxi School District: All schools will be dismissed two hours early.

-Bay-Waveland School District:
      Bay High School & Cross Roads Learning Center will be dismissed at 11:55 a.m.
      Bay-Waveland Middle School will be dismissed at 12 p.m.
      North Bay Elementary School will be dismissed at 12:15 p.m.
      Waveland Elementary School will be dismissed at 12:35 p.m.

-Gulfport School District: 
    Elementary schools dismissed at 12:30 p.m.
    Middle schools dismissed at 1 p.m.
    High school dismissed at 1:30 p.m.

-All George County schools will be dismissed at 1:00 p.m. 

-All Greene County schools will be dismissed at 12:30 p.m.

-Hancock County School District:
    Elementary schools will be dismissed at 11:30 a.m.
    Middle Schools will be dismissed at 12:15 p.m.
    High Schools will be dismissed at 12:30 p.m.

-All schools in the Harrison County School District will be dismissing students two hours early.

-All schools in the Jackson County School District will be dismissing students two hours early.

-Long Beach School District:
    McCaughan Elementary will be dismissed at 11:30 a.m.
    Long Beach Middle and High School will be dismissed at 12:15 p.m.
    Reeves Elementary and Quarles Elementary will be dismissed at 12:45 p.m.

-All Lumberton schools will be dismissed at 12:00 p.m.

-Ocean Springs School District:
    Preschool will be dismissed at 12:00 p.m.
    Oak Park, Magnolia Park, Pecan Park-1:40 p.m.
    Upper Elementary-1:25 p.m.
    OS Middle School-2:35 p.m.
    OS High School-2:51 p.m.
    Elizabeth Keys Center-2:18 p.m.

-All schools in the Poplarville School District will be dismissed at 1:00 p.m.

-Pascagoula Gautier School District will dismiss students 30 minutes early: 
    All Pascagoula Gautier elementary school students will go home at 2:15.  
    Academy schools dismiss at 2:30.  
    7th and 8th grade schools go home at 3:00.  
    High school dismisses students at 3:00.

-Pass Christian School District: 
    DeLisle Elementary will dismiss at 11:45 a.m.
    Pass Elementary will dismiss at noon.
    Pass Middle will dismiss at 12:15
    Pass High will dismiss at 12:30 

-Pearl River County School District:
    Kindergarten through 5th grade classes will be released at 11:45 a.m.
    The middle school, high school and endeavor campus will be dismissed at 12:30 p.m.

-Pearl River Community College will close at 12 p.m.

-Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College will close at 1 p.m.

-Tulane University, MS Coast campus, closing at noon. 

-University of Southern Mississippi (all campuses) closing at noon

-Virginia College Biloxi will be closed as of 12:30 p.m

-Blue Cliff College, Gulfport, closing at 2 p.m.

-Stone County Schools will close at 12:45 p.m.

-St. Patrick Catholic High School will be dismissed at 1:30 p.m.

-St. James Catholic Elementary School will be dismissed at 12:30 p.m.

-St. Alphonsus Catholic School, Ocean Springs, dismissing at 2 p.m.

-Sacred Heart Catholic School will be dismissed at 1 p.m.

-Our Lady of Fatima Biloxi will dismiss at 12:30 p.m.

-Our Lady Academy, Bay St. Louis, will dismiss at 1:30 p.m.  

-Holy Trinity Catholic School will be dismissed at 11:30 a.m.

-Hope Academy, Gulfport, dismissing at 1 p.m.

-Christian Collegiate Academy and Daycare in Gulfport will be dismissed at 1:00 p.m.

-Cedar Lake Christian Academy in Biloxi will be dismissed at 12 p.m.

-Coast Episcopal School in Long Beach will be dismissed at 12 p.m.

-Full Life Christian Academy in Hurley will be dismissed at 11:30 a.m.

-Gulfport Academy Preschool and Daycare will close at 2:30 p.m.

According to WLOX Meteorologist Andrew Wilson, this afternoon and evening we will have some stronger storms move through South Mississippi with a very likely chance of some of them being severe. Our main risk for severe weather will occur between 5 p.m. and 11 p.m. The main risk with our storms will be damaging winds, large hail, and a few tornadoes. 

For the latest storm tracking information, you can download the WLOX Weather App, or click here for weather coverage on wlox.com.

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