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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms move into the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon; and into the central Gulf States on Saturday. Storms may contain very heavy rain, large hail, and damaging winds. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains; while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson, Hawkins Field Airport (KHKS)

Lat: 32.33° N Lon: 90.22° W Elev: 341 ft.

Overcast

68°F

20°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed SE 16 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1020.3 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Mar 7:53 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Hinds County

Early In The Morning
Mostly cloudy. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Today
Isolated showers in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Breezy. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the afternoon. The chance of rain 10 percent.
Tonight
Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Cloudy, breezy. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds 15 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the evening. The chance of rain 80 percent.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. The chance of rain 70 percent.
Saturday Night
Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. The chance of rain 30 percent.
Sunday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s.
Monday
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly sunny. Highs around 80.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.
Wednesday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 80s.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 60.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s.



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342 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017
 
 

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