Thunderstorms in Florida and Central U.S.; Fire Weather Threats in North Plains

Strong to severe storms may linger in Florida as a slow moving cold front continues east. A weather system in the Central U.S. may produce strong thunderstorms in the Middle Mississippi Valley. A Canadian cold front will produce gusty winds and critical fire weather threats in the North Plains. Fire weather threats are also elevated in Guam. Heavy rain could cause flash flooding in Hawaii. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson, Jackson International Airport (KJAN)

Lat: 32.32°NLon: 90.08°WElev: 344ft.

Fair

78°F

26°C

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed NW 8 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.6 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 6 May 5:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Canton MS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 74. North wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74. North wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Calm wind.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Canton MS
 32.6°N 90.03°W
5:16 pm CDT May 6, 2021
6pm CDT May 6, 2021-6pm CDT May 13, 2021
 
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