Flash Flooding on Hattiesburg Campus

Please be advised that the current weather system is causing flash flooding in some areas of the Hattiesburg campus. A flash flood warning has been issued and poor weather may continue for the next couple of hours.

These conditions may make some streets on the Hattiesburg campus impassable or hazardous to navigate. Also, locations on the Hattiesburg campus where flooding occurs that could cause damage to vehicles parked in these areas 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

Motorists should use caution in these areas during times of heavy rain and not enter flood areas. University officials will continue monitoring weather conditions, and in the event severe weather does threaten the campus community and notification is warranted, the university's Eagle Alert system will be activated.

For more information, contact University Police at 601.266.4986.

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