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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms move into the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon; and into the central Gulf States on Saturday. Storms may contain very heavy rain, large hail, and damaging winds. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains; while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson, Hawkins Field Airport (KHKS)

Lat: 32.33°NLon: 90.22°WElev: 341ft.

Overcast and Breezy

70°F

21°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed S 21 G 28 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1020.7 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Mar 8:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Jackson MSSimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Low around 66. South southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 79. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Low around 66. South southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 79. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Jackson MSSimilar City Names
 32.31°N 90.2°W
8:15 am CDT Mar 24, 2017
9am CDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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