Extreme Fire Weather Threat in Southern California; Chilly Weather for Much of U.S.; Heavy Rain in South Plains

Cold, Canadian air will cause Santa Ana winds to develop across southern California for extreme fire weather threats early this week, and critical Fire Weather threats through mid-week. This cold air is also plunging much of the U.S. below to much below normal temperatures, especially, across the High Plains. Heavy rains continue across the South Plains as moist air rides over this cold front. Read More >

Current conditions at

Columbus/West Point/Starkville, Golden Triangle Regional Airport (KGTR)

Lat: 33.45°NLon: 88.58°WElev: 266ft.

Mostly Cloudy

68°F

20°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.7 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 15 Oct 7:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mathiston MS

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 62. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 62. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Mathiston MS
 33.54°N 89.12°W
8:16 am CDT Oct 15, 2018
8am CDT Oct 15, 2018-6pm CDT Oct 21, 2018
 
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