An Enduring Heat Wave Begins for Texas and Southern Plains

Starting today, a blazing Heat Wave will consume much of the Southern Plains and Lower MS Valley through early next week, especially for TX. Numerous Excessive Heat Warnings, Watches and Advisories are in effect for the mid-section of TX and OK and these hazards will only become more widespread. Expect record Highs temps and very dangerous Heat Indices, both surging well north of triple digits. Read More >

Current conditions at

Hattiesburg/Laurel, Hattiesburg-Laurel Regional Airport (KPIB)

Lat: 31.47°NLon: 89.33°WElev: 299ft.

A Few Clouds

91°F

33°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Heat Index102°F (39°C)
Last update 18 Jul 12:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Collins MS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 105. West northwest wind around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 73. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. West southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. West northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 105. West northwest wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 73. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Calm wind.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
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Point Forecast:
Collins MS
 31.63°N 89.56°W
1:16 pm CDT Jul 18, 2018
1pm CDT Jul 18, 2018-6pm CDT Jul 24, 2018
 
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