Severe thunderstorms possible for parts of Southwest

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening across portions of the Desert Southwest, mainly across southern New Mexico and far West Texas. Large hail will be the main threat with any severe thunderstorms that develop. Heavy rain could also result in flash flooding across these areas.

Current conditions at

Jackson, McKellar-Sipes Regional Airport ( KMKL )

Lat: 35.59 ° ( N ) Lon: 88.92 ° ( W ) Elev: 433 ft.

A Few Clouds



Humidity 71%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.5 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 7 Oct 9:53 am CDT

Detailed Forecast

Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. North winds around 5 mph.
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. North winds around 5 mph.
Mostly cloudy in the morning...then becoming partly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening...then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs around 80. West winds 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers in the evening...then partly cloudy after midnight. Lows in the mid 50s.
Mostly sunny. Highs around 70.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s.
Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
Columbus Day
Sunny. Highs around 80.
Monday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
Sunny. Highs around 80.

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435 AM CDT WED OCT 7 2015
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