Active Week Of Severe Weather Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will occur portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall will pose a risk for flooding concerns, particularly over portions of the southern Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Current conditions at

Jackson, Hawkins Field Airport (KHKS)

Lat: 32.33°NLon: 90.22°WElev: 341ft.

Partly Cloudy

26°C

79°F

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed S 26 G 37 km/h
Barometer 1014.8 mb (29.99 in)
Dewpoint 21°C (70°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index28°C (82°F)
Last update 27 May 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Jackson MS

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. South southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 30 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. South southeast wind 10 to 20 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Cloudy

    Low: 20 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 31. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 20. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °C

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. North northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south southwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. South southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. South southeast wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 31. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 20. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Calm wind.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Calm wind.
Memorial Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Calm wind.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. North northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south southwest after midnight.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Calm wind.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Jackson MS
 32.31°N 90.2°W
10:15 am CDT May 27, 2016
11am CDT May 27, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 2, 2016
 
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