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SECOND ROUND OF STORMS MOVING INTO MISSISSIPPI

PEARL – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency and the National Weather Service are reminding residents to be prepared as the second round of severe weather moves into Mississippi. Meteorologists with the NWS say that thunderstorms will continue across much of … Continue reading

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MORE SEVERE WEATHER EXPECTED IN MISSISSIPPI

PEARL – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency and the National Weather Service are asking residents to prepare for the possibility of another round of severe storms tonight through Monday evening. Meteorologists with the National Weather Service say there will be … Continue reading

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SECOND DEATH AND STORM DAMAGE REPORTED TO MEMA

PEARL – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency has received a report of a second severe weather related death. A Coahoma County man died as a result of injuries sustained from the storm. A child was also killed in Yazoo County … Continue reading

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GOV. BRYANT WARNS OF ONGOING FLOODING

PEARL – Gov. Phil Bryant and the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency are warning residents about ongoing flooding within the state. Many rivers and tributaries in central and south Mississippi are at, near or above flood stage following extensive rainfall over … Continue reading

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Gov. Phil Bryant Declares State of Emergency Following Flooding and Severe Storms

JACKSON—Gov. Phil Bryant today declared a state of emergency in 12 Mississippi counties that have suffered impacts from flooding and severe storms that moved through the state beginning April 3. A state of emergency is an administrative tool that authorizes … Continue reading

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INJURIES AND STORM DAMAGE REPORTED TO MEMA

PEARL – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency has received reports of injuries and storm damage in three counties as a result of the severe weather that is moving through the state. An apparent tornado touched down in Covington County, north … Continue reading

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TWO INJURIES AND STORM DAMAGE REPORTED TO MEMA

PEARL – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency has received reports of two injuries and storm damage in eight counties as a result of the severe weather that is moving through the state. According to the National Weather Service, the threat … Continue reading

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MISSISSIPPIANS NEED TO HAVE MULTIPLE WAYS TO GET WEATHER ALERTS

PEARL – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency and the National Weather Service are reminding residents to prepare for severe weather during the overnight hours tonight into Friday. It is imperative that citizens have multiple ways to receive weather alerts, especially after … Continue reading

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MISSISSIPPIANS ASKED TO PREPARE FOR SEVERE WEATHER

PEARL – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency and the National Weather Service are asking residents to prepare for the possibility of severe weather tonight, and especially Thursday night. Tonight there is a slight risk of severe thunderstorms and hail in … Continue reading

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FLOOD DAMAGE REPORTED, MORE SEVERE WEATHER POSSIBLE

PEARL – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency has received reports of flood damage in two counties in Southwest Mississippi as a result of storms moving through the state last night and this morning. The counties reporting flood damage: Amite: One … Continue reading

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