Florence Departs U.S. But Rivers Will Rise Further In Carolinas; Heavy Rain Continues In Midwest

Major-to-record river flooding will continue across the Carolinas for days to weeks to come as rainfall from Florence makes its way through area river systems. Meanwhile, a stationary front extending through the Midwest will be a focus for heavy rain with localized flash flooding across the Upper Midwest midweek; severe thunderstorms are also possible in this region. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson, Hawkins Field Airport (KHKS)

Lat: 32.33°NLon: 90.22°WElev: 341ft.

Fair

95°F

35°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.0 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index97°F (36°C)
Last update 19 Sep 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Jackson MS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 104. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 73. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 104. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 73. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Jackson MS
 32.31°N 90.2°W
1:17 pm CDT Sep 19, 2018
2pm CDT Sep 19, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 25, 2018
 
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