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Heavy Rain, Local Flooding Along the Central Gulf Coast

A slow moving front will provide the focus for heavy rain and local flooding from the Texas Gulf Coast to the Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama coasts today. The front will shift to the Florida Panhandle and Southeast Tuesday. Severe storms are possible in west Texas, while record warm temperatures spread across the west. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson, Jackson International Airport (KJAN)

Lat: 32.32°NLon: 90.08°WElev: 344ft.

Overcast

74°F

23°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.9 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 May 12:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE D Lo MS

Flash Flood Watch until May 23, 01:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until May 23, 01:00am

    NOW until
    1:00am Tue

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 75. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, then showers and thunderstorms after 10pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 62. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph after midnight.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. West northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 61. South wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 75. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers likely, then showers and thunderstorms after 10pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 62. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph after midnight. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 61. South wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE D Lo MS
 31.96°N 89.84°W
1:16 pm CDT May 22, 2017
1pm CDT May 22, 2017-6pm CDT May 28, 2017
 
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