winter weather

Driving safely on icy bridges

As record-breaking cold weather continues to grip most of the country, many interstates and highways have been shut down due to icy conditions. With another shot of freezing temperatures possible this week, MDOT is urging drivers to…

Jackson County prepares for wintry weather

Road crews and law enforcement agencies in Jackson County spent the day preparing roads for chilly weathers. Over in Pascagoula, the 14th Street overpass was shut down at 7 p.m. as a precaution and crews salted the…

MDOT urges drivers to stay off roads

Sustained sub-freezing temperatures and waves of frozen precipitation in nearly every county have resulted in ice on roads and bridges. MDOT crews have been treating with salt, brine, and slag, but the effectiveness of those measures decreases…

Winter weather preps in Jackson County

Jackson County officials are making their final preparations ahead of extremely cold temperatures tonight. News 25’s Grant Chighizola is in Pascagoula with more on the status of roadways in the city.

MDOT preparing for hazardous conditions

The Mississippi Department of Transportation crews are preparing the roads for winter weather. MDOT crews are pre-treating the roads and bridges with sodium brine, which lowers the freezing point of water and helps lessen ice formation. MDOT is preparing equipment…

Schools prepare for winter weather

With the cold weather making its way to the Gulf Coast, area schools want parents to be fully informed about the possibility of delays or cancellations of class. The Harrison County School District posted a statement on its Facebook page,…

Pizza delivery carries on during winter weather

When temperatures reach below freezing, like the past two days, schools and businesses begin to close and most families make it a point to stay inside where it’s warm. Because of that, some businesses are hurt, but Domino’s Pizza in…

Frozen beaches in South Mississippi

Now all the ice on the roads might be an unusual sight for South Mississippians, but what about a beach that is frozen solid? The intense winter weather has frozen the beaches of the Gulf Coast, leaving sheets of ice…

Winter weather school updates

Biloxi Public School District closed Wednesday, January 17th. Gulfport School District closed Wednesday, January 17th. Jackson County School District will be closed Wednesday, January 17th, 2018. Ocean Springs School District will be closed Wednesday, January 17, 2018. Harrison County School…

Winter weather school updates

All Moss Point School District Schools will be closed on Thursday, January 18, due to inclement weather. William Carey Tradition campus will open as scheduled on Thursday. Hattiesburg campus offices will open at 10:00 and classes will start at 10:15.…

MDOT crews busy salting bridges

A slight dusting of snow fell in Harrison County overnight and icy conditions on roadways caused the closure of multiple bridges. Today, crews with MDOT are out, salting bridges to prepare for a consecutive night of hard freezing. The Biloxi…

Winter weather preparedness

As the extreme weather conditions set in throughout the southeast it is important to know how to stay prepared when you are outside. Although it isn’t recommended to be outside in these cold temperatures, often times children want to play…

01/16 Ryan's "Winter Weather" Tuesday Forecast

Most of South MS will see some form of winter weather tonight, but even colder and more brutal temperatures are moving in over the next day and a half. Watch the full forecast for details.

12/08 Ryan's "Hard Freeze" Friday Night Forecast

The winter weather has moved on, but even colder conditions are moving in as cooler and drier air forces the active weather from the area. Watch the forecast for the full forecast.

Ryan's "Snow in South MS" Friday Forecast

As we finished the afternoon shows earlier today the winter weather was beginning to taper off, but the coldest temperatures are still coming in. Watch the full forecast for details.