The following is the most up-to-date information reported to the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency concerning the impact from Hurricane Gustav.
The Harrison County point of distribution sites for ice and water have closed and are not scheduled to re-open because of the slow turn out at designated distribution points.
The following sites are still open until local authorities no long request them:
The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) announced Wednesday that all Mississippi beaches will be closed until further notice due to Hurricane Gustav. MDEQ will notify the public when the beaches can reopen after water quality samples meet approved standards, debris has been cleared, and access issues to the beaches have been resolved.
98 shelters statewide and 12,618 evacuees. Those who were seeking refuge from Hurricane Gustav are gradually starting to leave. The peak number of evacuees in Mississippi shelters was more than 14,000.
The following schools are still closed because of Hurricane Gustav:
Boil water notices
28 statewide since Friday. The following boil water notices are still issued because of Hurricane Gustav:
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