The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a winter weather advisory for the majority of south Mississippi, beginning at 9 p.m. Thursday. The advisory is expected to conclude at noon on Friday.
The NWS reports a threat for winter weather in Hattiesburg overnight and into the morning, beginning with rain prior to midnight, and transitioning into a winter mix. One inch or more of snow is possible. At this time, significant accumulation of ice or snow is not expected, but bridges, overpasses and other elevated surfaces may be slick, and travel could become hazardous.