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Severe weather, flash flooding possible across parts of central U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon & evening across parts of the central U.S. from northern Oklahoma across the mid-Mississippi Valley and into the Great Lakes. A few strong to severe storms may also occur over parts of the Southeast & mid-Atlantic. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding across parts of the central & southern Plains.
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Current conditions at

Jackson, Hawkins Field Airport (KHKS)

Lat: 32.33°NLon: 90.22°WElev: 341ft.

Mostly Cloudy

29°C

85°F

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed SW 11 km/h
Barometer 30.17 in (1020.8 mb)
Dewpoint 23°C (74°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index34°C (93°F)
Last update 6 Jul 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Jackson MS

  • This
    Afternoon

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 33 °C

  • Tonight

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 34 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 23 °C

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 34 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 23 °C

  • Thursday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 34 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 24 °C

  • Friday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 34 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 37. Southwest wind around 15 km/h.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Heat index values as high as 37. South southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. South wind 5 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind around 10 km/h.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
Jackson MS
 32.31°N 90.2°W
12:16 pm CDT Jul 6, 2015
1pm CDT Jul 6, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 12, 2015
 
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