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Very Heavy Rain, Severe Thunderstorms, and High Flash Flood Risk moves into the Mississippi Valley and Midwest

Thunderstorms, some severe, with very heavy rain have moved into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley today. Flash flooding and severe thunderstorms will be possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Upper Great Lakes. The greatest threat of excessive rains will be in portions of the Lower and Middle Mississippi Valleys. This storm system has a history of producing life threatening flash floods. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson, Hawkins Field Airport (KHKS)

Lat: 32.33°NLon: 90.22°WElev: 341ft.

Overcast

21°C

70°F

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SE 11 km/h
Barometer 1008.1 mb (29.79 in)
Dewpoint 20°C (68°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 30 Apr 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Jackson MS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 11. South southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the evening.

    Gradual
    Clearing

    Low: 11 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 26. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 12. Southwest wind 5 to 15 km/h.

    Clear

    Low: 12 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 29. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14. South southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east southeast in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 28 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 16. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. West wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 21 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. West northwest wind 10 to 20 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 11. South southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 26. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 12. Southwest wind 5 to 15 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 29. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14. South southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east southeast in the evening.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. South wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 16. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. West wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. West northwest wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Sunny, with a high near 21.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 24.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 11.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
Jackson MS
 32.31°N 90.2°W
5:16 pm CDT Apr 30, 2017
7pm CDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm CDT May 7, 2017
 
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