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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Vicksburg Municipal (KVKS)

Lat: 32.23°NLon: 90.93°WElev: 105ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 81°F (27°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index93°F (34°C)
Last update 20 Aug 8:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Vicksburg MS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 107. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming west 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.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 107. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming west 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
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Vicksburg MS
 32.28°N 90.85°W
8:16 pm CDT Aug 20, 2017
8pm CDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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