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Flash Flood Warning issued for Jackson County

The National Weather Service issued a Flash Flood Warning for Jackson County until 1:45 AM Friday 6-23-17 The National Weather Service issued a Flash Flood Warning for Jackson County until 1:45 AM Friday 6-23-17
SOUTH MISSISSIPPI (WLOX) -

Flash Flooding will continue to be a major concern for Jackson county tonight. Persistent bands of heavy rain continue to cross over the same areas that saw flash flooding early Thursday Morning.

As of 11:27 PM The National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated as much as one foot of rain has already fallen in some locations and flash flooding is already occurring.

Some locations impacted are Ocean Springs, Moss Point, Escatawpa, Gautier, Wade, Gulf Hills,Hurley, Vancleave, Gulf Park Estates, Hickory Hills and Big Point.

Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible in the warned area.For the latest updates on weather in your area, download the WLOX News Now First Alert Weather app on your Apple or Android devices. 

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