SOUTH MISSISSIPPI (WLOX) - Residents in six Pearl River County homes had to be been evacuated Friday morning, due to rising water. If you have to be out on the road, drive with caution.
Pearl River County Emergency Management Director Danny Manley said the following roads are closed, due to flooding:
Old Camp Road
Buck Branch School Road
Hwy 43, north of Hwy 26
Hancock County Emergency Management Director Brian Adam said around 40 streets there are covered with water. Eight roads are impassible, including:
Bayou View Drive West
4th Avenue at Bayou View Drive East
WLOX First Alert Meteorologist Tommy Richards says a Flash Flood Watch is in effect through 6 p.m. Saturday in anticipation of seven to ten inches of possible rain. Get the latest weather updates by clicking here.