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Lowndes County, MS

Flash Flood Warning issued for Lowndes by NWS
 12 days ago

Cover picture for the articleEffective: 2021-06-11 17:34:00 CDT Expires: 2021-06-11 19:00:00 CDT Urgency: Immediate Severity: Severe Certainty: Likely Instruction: Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Target Area: Lowndes The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a * Flash Flood Warning for Northeastern Lowndes County in northeastern Mississippi * Until 700 PM CDT. * At 533 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Between 2 and 3 inches of rain have fallen. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly. HAZARD...Flash flooding caused by thunderstorms. SOURCE...Doppler radar. IMPACT...Flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as other drainage and low lying areas. * Some locations that will experience flash flooding include Caledonia and Steens. FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED