MDOT working on roads damaged from ice storm and rain

JACKSON, MISS. – Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) crews are responding to damaged roads in the wake of Winter Storm Heather. The culmination of freezing temperatures, snow, ice and sleet, followed by significant heavy rains, caused an unprecedented number of potholes on State Routes... Read More.

Wanted: More Rain Observers

We'll never know how much rain fell last week in some parts of Mississippi.  The largest amount officially recorded was about 13 and a half inches in Newton County.  But the National Weather Service says radar estimates showed as much as 15 inches in... Read More.

Heavy Rain Could Interfere with Gator Season

PHOTO CREDIT: MDWFP More than 3500 hunters will be out in their boats starting Friday as Mississippi's alligator season gets underway.  But just like last year, the weather could interfere with the hunt.  776 gators were harvested last season, down from a typical year because... Read More.

Rain and Thunderstorms Possible Today

Showers and thunderstorms will continue through the day, sometimes heavier in the late afternoon to evening. High temperatures will be in the 80s. Lows will be in the 60's during evening hours.

Flash Flooding Possible

Flash Flooding is possible in Central Mississippi including our region. According to the National Weather Service in Jackson Flash Flooding is possible in low lying as well as urban areas. Up to three inches of rain possible within a short period therefore creating potentially... Read More.$8-gift-certificates

More rain expected for central Mississippi this week

More heavy rain is expected to impact central Mississippi this week.Forecasters with the National Weather Service in Jackson predict are predicting anywhere from 1 to 2 inches of rainfall.The heaviest amounts of rain are expected Tuesday - Wednesday morning.Flash flood and rising river levels... Read More.

Heavy rain for Thursday, flooding Possible

The National Weather Service is wanting residents in central and southern Mississippi to be aware of the potential for flooding throughout the day Thursday and into Friday.A slow moving weather system will make it’s way through much of the state with heavy rainfall being... Read More.