Weather System Expected to Bring Heavy Rain to Hattiesburg

Be advised that an overnight weather system is expected to hit the Hattiesburg area between 2 and 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 29, potentially resulting in 3-5 inches of rain and flash flooding.

As a result, areas on The University of Southern Mississippi’s Hattiesburg campus that may be hazardous for travel and to parked vehicles include the following:

-Pine Haven Circle around Sorority Village
-Montague between Kay James and Ross Boulevard
-10 parking spaces on south end of Fraternity Drive (west side of street) at Montague
-Fourth Street between Golden Eagle and Eagle Walk
-Southern Miss Drive between 30th and 31st Avenues
-Ray Guy Way at Century Park South/Spirit Park
-South end of Kay James at Montague (DuBard)
-Trent Lott Center west lot next to M.M. Roberts Stadium
-Ray Guy Way at Eagle Walk by the new raised crosswalk
-Parking area at the southwest corner of McCarty Hall

If necessary, the University’s Eagle Alert system will be activated to notify members of the University community of severe weather that could affect them. For more information, contact the University Police Department at 601.266.4986.

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