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Power outages and flooding in the metro area

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Heavy rains have fallen in the Jackson area. There are multiple reports of street flooding including a section of Fortification near Blair.

Some trees are also down in the metro area. One fell on a Jackson home in the Rollingwood area off Old Canton Road. It appears to have caused significant damage. Another fell on a home on Pocahontas Road, in HInds County,

Thousands of Entergy customers were without power but most outages have been restored.

Traffic on the interstates and major roadways were slow going for most of rush hour.

The storms are passing along with a cold front from the north and the rain will end overnight into Tuesday morning.

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