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Severe thunderstorms likely across parts of central Plains and lower Miss. Valley

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Friday afternoon and evening from the central Plains to the Gulf Coast, with an Enhanced Risk across central and eastern Kan., as well as from central Texas across southeastern Okla. and into southern Ark. and northern La. Supercell thunderstorms capable of large hail, damaging winds, and a couple tornadoes are possible.
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Overcast

22°C

71°F

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed SE 11 km/h
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.3 mb)
Dewpoint 18°C (64°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update on 24 Apr 6:53 pm CDT

Current conditions at

Jackson, Hawkins Field Airport (KHKS)

Lat: 32.33°N Lon: 90.22°W Elev: 341ft.

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Jackson, MS Local Forecast Office

Jackson MS

7 Day Forecast

  • Tonight

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 21 °C

  • Saturday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 29 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 30 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 17 °C

  • Monday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 25 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 13 °C

  • Tuesday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 19 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 11 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and noon, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. South southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 30. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east northeast after midnight.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 25. East northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. East northeast wind around 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 19. East wind around 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. North northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 21.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 26.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: Jackson MS
 32.31°N 90.2°W
Last Update: 6:16 pm CDT Apr 24, 2015
Forecast Valid: 8pm CDT Apr 24, 2015-6pm CDT May 1, 2015
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