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Moderate Risk Severe Thunderstorms in the Tennessee Valley on Thursday

Severe weather is expected to shift slightly east into the Tennessee and lower Ohio Valleys Thursday. The greatest risk of severe thunderstorms is forecast for northern Alabama, western Tennessee, and the far southwestern portions of Kentucky. Very large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes can be expected. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson, Hawkins Field Airport (KHKS)

Lat: 32.33°NLon: 90.22°WElev: 341ft.

Mostly Cloudy

17°C

63°F

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SE 17 km/h
Barometer 1009.2 mb (29.83 in)
Dewpoint 15°C (59°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 30 Mar 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Jackson MS

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 17. South wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms

    Low: 17 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am.  High near 26. South southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    T-storms

    High: 26 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. Southwest wind 5 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 12 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 28. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 12. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southeast after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 12 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 29. Light east southeast wind becoming southeast 10 to 15 km/h in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. South southeast wind around 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Southeast wind 10 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 27 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 17. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    T-storms

    Low: 17 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 17. South wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am. High near 26. South southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. Southwest wind 5 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 28. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 12. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southeast after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 29. Light east southeast wind becoming southeast 10 to 15 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. South southeast wind around 10 km/h.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Southeast wind 10 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 17. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
Jackson MS
 32.31°N 90.2°W
4:15 am CDT Mar 30, 2017
5am CDT Mar 30, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 5, 2017
 
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