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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson, Hawkins Field Airport (KHKS)

Lat: 32.33°NLon: 90.22°WElev: 341ft.

Fair

24°C

76°F

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed SW 20 km/h
Barometer 1006.5 mb (29.74 in)
Dewpoint 12°C (53°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index26°C (78°F)
Last update 20 Jan 1:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Jackson MS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 25. South southwest wind around 15 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 25 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight. Some of the storms could be severe.  Low around 16. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south southwest in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 22 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could be severe.  Cloudy, with a low around 12. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 12 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 18. Southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 18 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Northwest wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 7 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 16. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 16 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 6. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 6 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 21. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 21 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 25. South southwest wind around 15 km/h.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight. Some of the storms could be severe. Low around 16. South wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south southwest in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could be severe. Cloudy, with a low around 12. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 18. Southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Northwest wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 16. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 6. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 21. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 19.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 12.
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Point Forecast:
Jackson MS
 32.31°N 90.2°W
1:15 pm CST Jan 20, 2017
2pm CST Jan 20, 2017-6pm CST Jan 26, 2017
 
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