Severe weather threat Wednesday night, Thursday

Severe weather threat Wednesday night, Thursday

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There is a marginal to slight risk of severe weather and heavy rainfall across south Mississippi Wednesday night through Thursday afternoon, according to the National Weather Service in Slidell.

The highest threat of both severe weather and heavy rainfall will be along and north of the I-10 corridor in southeast Louisiana and southern Mississippi.

According to the NWS, the main threats associated with any severe storms will be wind gusts up to 60 mph which could down trees and powerlines and potentially cause structural damage.

In addition to the severe weather threat, rainfall of 1 to 2 inches will be possible.

If you experience an interruption of service, you can report and monitor the status of an outage at outagemap.mississippipower.com 

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