Tropical rain starting Friday morning

Tropical Storm Warning
Published: Jun. 17, 2021 at 4:14 AM CDT|Updated: Jun. 17, 2021 at 10:07 PM CDT
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The National Hurricane Center has issued a tropical storm warning for the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Potential Tropical Cyclone Three has a high chance of strengthening to a depression or storm in the Gulf tonight or Friday.

Current Watches and Warnings:

Flash Flood Watch

Coastal Flood Warning

Tropical Storm Warning

We are expecting our biggest impact to be heavy rain which could cause some flash flooding and/or river flooding. Rainfall forecasts are calling for four to eight inches of rain.

The strong, southeasterly winds could cause water to pile onshore, rivers to back-up and cause flooding in low-lying and flood prone areas. We could see tropical storm force winds starting early Saturday morning.

Secure your outdoor objects and protect your property. Stay weather aware.