NWS: Pearl River crest level increases to 25.8 feet for Marion County

NWS: Pearl River crest level increases to 25.8 feet for Marion County
Houses on Old Foxworth Road in Columbia with plenty of water surrounding them. (Source: Branden Walker)

MARION COUNTY, Miss. (WDAM) - The National Weather Service has increased the crest on the Pearl River to 25.8 feet for Marion County Sunday.

The previous crest was anticipated to be 25.5 feet, which the river reached on Sunday.

🚨🚨The Pearl at Columbia is currently 25.56. The new crest is 25.8 feet today. Watch this page for the official levels and crests of the Pearl. Or you may call our office at 601-736-9627. 🚨🚨

Posted by Marion County Emergency Management on Sunday, February 23, 2020

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