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Flash flooding possible for parts of Upper Midwest

A slow-moving weather system progressing from the northern Plains to the Great Lakes will bring excessive rainfall and a risk of flash flooding to portions of the Upper Midwest on Friday. The heaviest rainfall is expected from central Iowa northeastward across southeastern Minn. and into Wisc. Rainfall totals of 1-2 inches, with locally-higher amounts, are possible through Saturday morning.
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7 Day Forecast

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Jackson, MS Local Forecast Office

This
Afternoon

Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

Chance
Thunderstorms

High: 93 °F

Tonight

Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

Chance
Thunderstorms

Low: 73 °F

Saturday

Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

Thunderstorms

High: 87 °F

Saturday
Night

Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

Thunderstorms
Likely

Low: 72 °F

Sunday

Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

Chance
Thunderstorms

High: 91 °F

Sunday
Night

Mostly Cloudy

Mostly
Cloudy

Low: 72 °F

Labor
Day

Partly Sunny

Partly
Sunny

High: 96 °F

Monday
Night

Partly Cloudy

Partly
Cloudy

Low: 74 °F

Tuesday

Mostly Sunny

Mostly
Sunny

High: 95 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • This Afternoon A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 97. South southeast wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
  • Tonight A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
  • Saturday Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. High near 87. Light south wind becoming south southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
  • Saturday Night Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 72. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
  • Sunday A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
  • Sunday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph.
  • Labor Day Partly sunny, with a high near 96. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
  • Monday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph.
  • Tuesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. South wind around 5 mph.
  • Tuesday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 72.
  • Wednesday A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
  • Wednesday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 72.
  • Thursday Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.