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Warnings

flood
George, MS

MSC039-041-153-251423-
/O.NEW.KMOB.FL.W.0036.170527T0000Z-170527T0600Z/
/LEKM6.1.ER.170527T0000Z.170527T0000Z.170527T0000Z.NO/
923 AM CDT Wed May 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Mobile has issued a

* Flood Warning for
The Chickasawhay At Leakesville
* From Friday evening until late Friday night
* At 8 AM Wednesday the stage was...18.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast
* Flood stage is 20 feet.
* Forecast to crest at flood stage on Friday evening. The river will fall below flood
stage later that evening.
* At 20 feet...Flooding of lowlands will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3144 8857 3144 8846 3108 8854 3098 8873
3100 8875 3110 8858

$$

Hancock, MS

LAC103-117-MSC045-109-251949-
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0044.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/BXAL1.1.ER.000000T0000Z.170527T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
849 AM CDT Wed May 24 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
The Pearl River Near Bogalusa.
* until further notice.
* At 8:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 18.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 19.0 feet by
early Saturday morning then begin falling.
* Impact...At 18.5 feet...Woodlands and crop acreage along the river
will be flooded. The Bogue Chitto Wildlife Management area will be
inundated with water in recreational camps and over access roads.
* Impact...At 17.0 feet...Woodlands and crop acreage along the river
will be flooded.
* Impact...At 16.0 feet...Woodlands along the river and wildlife
management property will be flooded


&&

LAT...LON 3100 8969 3100 8979 3067 8990 3067 8976


$$

Pearl River, MS

LAC103-MSC045-109-251948-
/O.NEW.KLIX.FL.W.0045.170527T0600Z-170527T1800Z/
/PERL1.1.ER.170527T0600Z.170527T0600Z.170527T1200Z.NO/
848 AM CDT Wed May 24 2017

The National Weather Service in New Orleans/Baton Rouge has issued a

* Flood Warning for
The Pearl River Near Pearl River.
* from late Friday night to Saturday afternoon.
* At 8:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 11.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage early
Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...Secondary roads to the river and throughout
Honey Island Swamp are inundated. Property in the vicinity of the
gage is flooded threatening about 20 homes along the left bank.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...The east and west channels of the river will
begin to merge. Honey Island Swamp trails will be under water as
inundation of the swamp begins.

&&

LAT...LON 3067 8976 3067 8990 3018 8964 3020 8955

&&

LAT...LON 3067 8976 3067 8990 3018 8964 3020 8955

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WLOX First Alert Weather Team

Today's Forecast

Today's Forecast Image

Cooler, drier air will filter into south Mississippi overnight. Expect gradually clearing skies with lows in the upper 50s to low 60s. Light west/northwest winds 5-15 mph.

Expect sunny skies Friday with highs in the low 80s. West winds 5-10 mph

The beautiful weather continues into the first half of the weekend. An unsettled weather pattern returns Sunday with scattered thunderstorms possible through Tuesday.

Eric Jeansonne
WLOX Meteorologist

1-Day Forecast: Biloxi

Wednesday
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Currently in Biloxi as of

  • 76°(Feels like 78°)
  • Broken Clouds
  • Wind: NW @ 14 mph
  • Barometer: 29.65 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:56:30 am
  • Sunset: 07:48:34 pm
  • Humidity: 46
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 3

Currently in Gulfport as of

  • 76°(Feels like 76°)
  • Few Clouds
  • Wind: WNW @ 10 mph, gusting to 23 mph
  • Barometer: 29.64 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:57:15 am
  • Sunset: 07:49:21 pm
  • Humidity: 43
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 3

Currently in Ocean Springs as of

  • 76°(Feels like 78°)
  • Broken Clouds
  • Wind: NW @ 14 mph
  • Barometer: 29.65 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:56:08 am
  • Sunset: 07:48:17 pm
  • Humidity: 46
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 2

Currently in Pascagoula as of

  • 77°(Feels like 78°)
  • Broken Clouds
  • Wind: W @ 8 mph
  • Barometer: 29.64 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:55:33 am
  • Sunset: 07:47:34 pm
  • Humidity: 40
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 2

Currently in Gautier as of

  • 77°(Feels like 78°)
  • Broken Clouds
  • Wind: W @ 8 mph
  • Barometer: 29.64 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:55:33 am
  • Sunset: 07:47:34 pm
  • Humidity: 40
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 2

Currently in Moss Point as of

  • 77°(Feels like 78°)
  • Broken Clouds
  • Wind: W @ 8 mph
  • Barometer: 29.64 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:55:01 am
  • Sunset: 07:47:13 pm
  • Humidity: 40
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 2

Currently in Lucedale as of

  • 74°(Feels like 74°)
  • Scattered Clouds
  • Wind: WNW @ 10 mph, gusting to 20 mph
  • Barometer: 29.64 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:54:13 am
  • Sunset: 07:48:31 pm
  • Humidity: 45
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 2

Currently in Picayune as of

  • 77°(Feels like 78°)
  • Scattered Clouds
  • Wind: W @ 9 mph
  • Barometer: 29.67 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:59:25 am
  • Sunset: 07:52:03 pm
  • Humidity: 37
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 3

Currently in Poplarville as of

  • 76°(Feels like 76°)
  • Scattered Clouds
  • Wind: WNW @ 13 mph, gusting to 21 mph
  • Barometer: 29.69 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:58:08 am
  • Sunset: 07:52:07 pm
  • Humidity: 37
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 3

Currently in Waveland as of

  • 75°(Feels like 75°)
  • Scattered Clouds
  • Wind: NW @ 12 mph, gusting to 17 mph
  • Barometer: 29.66 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:58:42 am
  • Sunset: 07:50:14 pm
  • Humidity: 44
  • Visibility: 7 mi.
  • UV Index: 3

Currently in Diamondhead as of

  • 75°(Feels like 75°)
  • Scattered Clouds
  • Wind: NW @ 12 mph, gusting to 17 mph
  • Barometer: 29.66 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:58:50 am
  • Sunset: 07:50:46 pm
  • Humidity: 44
  • Visibility: 7 mi.
  • UV Index: 3

Currently in Bay Saint Louis as of

  • 75°(Feels like 75°)
  • Scattered Clouds
  • Wind: NW @ 12 mph, gusting to 17 mph
  • Barometer: 29.66 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:58:42 am
  • Sunset: 07:50:14 pm
  • Humidity: 44
  • Visibility: 7 mi.
  • UV Index: 3

Currently in Pass Christian as of

  • 76°(Feels like 76°)
  • Few Clouds
  • Wind: WNW @ 10 mph, gusting to 23 mph
  • Barometer: 29.64 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:57:37 am
  • Sunset: 07:49:28 pm
  • Humidity: 43
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 3

Currently in Long Beach as of

  • 76°(Feels like 76°)
  • Few Clouds
  • Wind: WNW @ 10 mph, gusting to 23 mph
  • Barometer: 29.64 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:57:37 am
  • Sunset: 07:49:28 pm
  • Humidity: 43
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 3

Currently in Wiggins as of

  • 75°(Feels like 75°)
  • Broken Clouds
  • Wind: W @ 17 mph, gusting to 25 mph
  • Barometer: 29.65 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:56:30 am
  • Sunset: 07:50:35 pm
  • Humidity: 40
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 3

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