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Pine Belt storm shelters opening for storm

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With area flooding due to the heavy rainfall beginning Thursday, storm shelters are opening for those who need a safe place.

The Forrest County storm shelter will open at 8 a.m. on Friday. The Petal Civic Center will also open as a shelter for those in Forrest County. 

For additional information on road closures or shelter openings, please contact the City of Hattiesburg's Action Center at 601.545.4500. 

More updates to come.

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