Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson, Hawkins Field Airport (KHKS)

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

Partly Cloudy

89°F

32°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.0 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index99°F (37°C)
Last update 24 Jul 12:53 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Hinds County

Rest Of Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the late morning...then numerous showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. The chance of rain 60 percent. Heat index readings 102 to 107.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then partly cloudy after midnight. Lows in the mid 70s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny in the morning...then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 90s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Heat index readings 101 to 106.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny with slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning...then partly cloudy with chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 90s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. The chance of rain 40 percent.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms...mainly in the evening. Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. The chance of rain 30 percent.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then partly cloudy after midnight. Lows in the mid 70s.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms...mainly in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 90s. The chance of rain 40 percent.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s.
Friday
Partly cloudy with slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning...then mostly cloudy with chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 90s. The chance of rain 40 percent.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s.
Saturday
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 90s.



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1036 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016
 
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