Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Current conditions at

Jackson, Jackson International Airport (KJAN)

Lat: 32.32°NLon: 90.08°WElev: 344ft.

Mostly Cloudy

80°F

27°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1009.7 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 29 Apr 6:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSW Morton MS

Flash Flood Watch April 30, 01:00pm until May 1, 07:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind 10 to 15 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSW Morton MS
 32.32°N 89.67°W
7:15 pm CDT Apr 29, 2016
7pm CDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm CDT May 6, 2016
 
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