National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

East Coast winter storm forecast to impact Thanksgiving holiday travel

A storm system will develop off the coast of the Carolinas early Wednesday and strengthen as it moves rapidly up the East Coast Wednesday into early Thursday. Heavy snow is likely to begin in the central Appalachians early Wednesday morning, spreading northeast through the interior Mid-Atlantic into New England by Wednesday night. Winter Storm Watches are in effect for these areas.

Current Conditions

Jackson Parish

Zone Forecast

  • Tonight Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Northwest winds 5 mph.
  • Tuesday Partly cloudy in the morning...then becoming mostly clear. Highs in the upper 50s. North winds 5 mph.
  • Tuesday Night Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Light and variable winds becoming southwest up to 5 mph after midnight.
  • Wednesday Mostly clear in the morning...then becoming sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
  • Wednesday Night Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Southwest winds 10 mph.
  • Thanksgiving Day Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.
  • Thursday Night Clear. Lows in the upper 30s.
  • Friday Mostly clear. Highs in the mid 60s.
  • Friday Night Mostly clear. Lows around 50.
  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Highs around 70.
  • Saturday Night Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.
  • Sunday Becoming mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 70s.
  • Sunday Night Becoming partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 50s.
  • Monday Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs around 70.