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Heavy Rains and Potential for Flash Floods

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and heavy rains will be possible from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast Tuesday. In addition, heavy rains possible in the central Plains and southern Rockies. Heavy rain threat moves into the southern Mid-Atlantic Wednesday. Dry conditions remain out west where isolated dry thunderstorms could exacerbate ongoing fires and start new fires. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson, Hawkins Field Airport (KHKS)

Lat: 32.33°NLon: 90.22°WElev: 341ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.10 in (1018.3 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 22 Aug 7:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Jackson MS

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 102. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 75. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 102. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. East northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 102. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 75. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 102. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. East northeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Jackson MS
 32.31°N 90.2°W
7:15 am CDT Aug 22, 2017
8am CDT Aug 22, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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