Nate downgraded to a Tropical Depression, storm is over for Mississippi

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — Storm Team 12 is tracking Nate.

The storm has now been downgraded to a tropical depression as it moves NNE at 24 miles per hour through Central Alabama.  The storm has officially passed for Mississippi.  A few light sprinkles are possible in our Eastern Counties, we should turn partly cloudy this afternoon. Nate is expected to continue on a Northeast track into the Appalachian Mountains.

Nate officially made a second landfall early Sunday morning at roughly 1:30 AM Central Time near Biloxi, Mississippi.  The first landfall occurred at the mouth of the Mississippi River in extreme Southeast Louisiana at roughly 8:00 PM Central Time Saturday night.

RESOURCES

The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency

New MEMA Preparedness App

The National Hurricane Center

The Mississippi Department of Transportation

 

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