Barry Fading Away; Attention Turns To Major Summer Heat Wave

Post-Tropical Barry continues to steadily weaken and will fade away over the next day or two. The decaying system may still produce very heavy rainfall and possible flash flooding from the Lower Mississippi Valley to the Ohio Valley. Attention on the weather then shifts from Barry to a major summer heat wave mid to late week into the weekend, across much of the Central and Eastern states. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson, Jackson International Airport (KJAN)

Lat: 32.32°NLon: 90.08°WElev: 344ft.

Mostly Cloudy

84°F

29°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed S 16 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.5 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index91°F (33°C)
Last update 16 Jul 9:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Carthage MS

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 98. South southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 102. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 98. South southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 102. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Carthage MS
 32.74°N 89.54°W
9:16 am CDT Jul 16, 2019
10am CDT Jul 16, 2019-6pm CDT Jul 22, 2019
 
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