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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson, Carroll Airport (KJKL)

Lat: 37.59°NLon: 83.31°WElev: 1381ft.

Fair

24°C

76°F

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1019.8 mb (30.17 in)
Dewpoint 20°C (68°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index25°C (77°F)
Last update 20 Jul 8:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Jackson KY

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 36. Calm wind.

    Hot

    High: 33 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 21. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 21 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 38. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 33 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am.  Areas of fog after 5am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 21 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am.  Areas of fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 33. West southwest wind 3 to 8 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog

    High: 33 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Areas of fog after 5am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 21 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny and hot, with a high near 32.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog

    High: 32 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 30.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog

    High: 30 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 36. Calm wind.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 21. Calm wind.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 38. Calm wind.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am. Areas of fog after 5am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Calm wind.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Areas of fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 33. West southwest wind 3 to 8 km/h.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Areas of fog after 5am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny and hot, with a high near 32.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Tuesday Night
Areas of fog. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Wednesday
Areas of fog. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
Jackson KY
 37.56°N 83.38°W (Elev. 240 m)
6:33 am EDT Jul 20, 2017
9am EDT Jul 20, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 26, 2017
 
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