During the last hour or so, several stations in the vicinity of Gulfport and Biloxi, Mississippi reported winds gusts of 75-100 mph (120-160 km/h). The latest observations indicate that winds are now decreasing in these areas.
The National Ocean Service station at Waveland, Mississippi, recently reported an inundation of 8.16 ft (MHHW).
A 91 MPH (79 kts) wind gust was just reported at the Mobile Regional Airport ASOS station.
SUMMARY OF 900 PM CDT…0200 UTC…INFORMATION
ABOUT 15 MI…25 KM SSE OF HATTIESBURG MISSISSIPPI
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…85 MPH…135 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT…NNE OR 25 DEGREES AT 25 MPH…41 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…975 MB…28.79 INCHES
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Scott Martin is an operational meteorologist, professional graphic artist, musician, husband, and father. Not only is Scott a member of the National Weather Association, but he is also the Central Alabama Chapter of the NWA president. Scott is also the co-founder of Racecast Weather, which provides forecasts for many racing series across the USA. He also supplies forecasts for the BassMaster Elite Series events including the BassMaster Classic.