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Biloxi Faces Flooding As Nate Makes Second Landfall On Gulf Coast

Lanny Dean takes video as he wades along a flooded Beach Boulevard subsequent to Harrah’s Casino as a eye of Nate pushes ashore in Biloxi, Miss., early Sunday.

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Lanny Dean takes video as he wades along a flooded Beach Boulevard subsequent to Harrah’s Casino as a eye of Nate pushes ashore in Biloxi, Miss., early Sunday.

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Updated during 9:07 a.m., ET Sunday

Hurricane Nate is fast weakening, though a a National Hurricane Center is warning of charge swell flooding stability as complicated rainfall pours down over a swath of southeastern states.

The hurricane’s core will continue to pierce internal opposite a Deep South, Tennessee Valley, and executive Appalachian Mountains by Monday.

Nate was downgraded to a pleasant storm, hours after it done landfall for a second time early Sunday morning, nearby a city of Biloxi, Miss.

Videos and photos from Biloxi uncover H2O inundating tools of a city.

In a 7 a.m. CT advisory, a NHC pronounced charge swell warnings sojourn in outcome for a areas between a Mississippi and Alabama limit to a Okaloosa and Walton County Line, Fla. While pleasant charge warnings sojourn in outcome via a Alabama and Florida limit easterly to Indian Pass, Fla.

Water is approaching to arise by 5 to 8 feet between a Mississippi/Alabama limit to a Alabama/Florida border, including Mobile Bay, Ala.

Tropical charge conditions are approaching to continue for a subsequent integrate of hours.

Photographer Mike Theiss posted video on Twitter he pronounced was a interior of Biloxi’s Golden Nugget casino:

Two other Twitter users posted videos of flooded parking garages:

Wesley Williams of WLOX wrote that energy had been knocked out in downtown Biloxi by a forceful winds.

Pictures and videos uncover tools of U.S. Route 90, that runs easterly and west along most of a Gulf Coast, totally submerged in water.

The Associated Press reports Nate is a initial whirly given 2005’s Hurricane Katrina to make landfall in Mississippi.

But Katrina is improved famous for causing a widespread drop of New Orleans in adjacent Louisiana that year. This time New Orleans, that is located about 90 miles to Biloxi’s west, seemed to skip a brunt of a storm. Mayor Mitch Landrieu had imposed a curfew on a city but carried it when a National Weather Service canceled a whirly warning for a area. City officials still cautioned residents to take preserve from complicated winds.

The conditions was opposite to Biloxi’s east. Mobile, Ala., gifted flooding of a own.

Adam Olivier of Fox10 tweeted what he pronounced was H2O inundating downtown Mobile:

Another twitter showed some-more endless flooding, in what was pronounced to be downtown Mobile:

At 2:15 a.m. internal time Sunday, a National Weather Service of Mobile totalled H2O surges of 5.6 to 5.7 feet during locations nearby a city.

The National Hurricane Center likely that “Nate’s core will continue to pierce internal opposite a Deep South, Tennessee Valley, and executive Appalachian Mountains by Monday.”

The group pronounced Nate will “quickly break as it moves over inland” and “should trouble-maker into a vestige low late Monday.”