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Flooding expected from heavy rains

The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Warning for Harrison County, Hancock County and St. Tammany Parish until 2:15 a.m. Sunday, stating that 2 to 3 inches of rain has fallen and that some areas may receive larger amounts.

The agency has issued a Flood Warning for the Tchoutacabouffa River in Harrison County. Waters are predicted to rise about flood stage of 8.0 feet by Sunday afternoon.

The Biloxi River is expected to crest around 15.5 feet by Sunday afternoon, above flood stage of 12.0 feet.

Currently, the Wolf River is expected to crest near 10.0 feet by Monday morning. Flood stage is 8.0 feet.

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