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Severe weather possible for parts of Midwest and central, southern Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon and evening across parts of the central Plains and Midwest, from central Kansas to west-central Illinois, as well as across parts of the southern Plains, from West Texas to southeastern New Mexico. Large hail and damaging winds will be the main threats.
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Current conditions at

Jackson, Hawkins Field Airport (KHKS)

Lat: 32.33°NLon: 90.22°WElev: 341ft.

Partly Cloudy

79°F

26°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 30.22 in (1022.5 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 4 May 12:53 pm CDT

Extended Forecast

  • This
    Afternoon

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. East southeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 85. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles E Jackson MS
 32.33°N 90.15°W
12:16 pm CDT May 4, 2015
2pm CDT May 4, 2015-6pm CDT May 10, 2015
 
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