Tippah County is under a flood advisory until 7:45 on Thursday due to heavy rains that might cause low lying roadways and small streams to food.
From the national weather service:
* At 542 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause small stream flooding in the
advisory area. One to two inches of rain has already fallen.
* Some locations that will experience flooding include…
Ripley, Walnut, Falkner, Chalybeate, Murry, Peoples and
Turn around, don’t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.