Severe Weather Across the Northern Tier of the Country; Heat Builds Across the Center of the Nation

A frontal boundary will focus the threat for showers and thunderstorms, some severe, across the northern tier of the country through Tuesday. Meanwhile, dangerous heat will expand across the center of the nation through at least the middle of the week. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions will persist across the Great Basin, portions of the Plains and interior Alaska. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 33.45°NLon: 88.58°WElev: 266ft.

Partly Cloudy

87°F

31°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1018.1 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index96°F (36°C)
Last update 4 Jul 3:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Starkville MS

Heat Advisory July 5, 11:00am until July 5, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 98. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 106. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Partly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

Detailed Forecast

Independence Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 98. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 106. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 78. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 94.
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Point Forecast:
Starkville MS
 33.46°N 88.83°W
4:16 pm CDT Jul 4, 2022
5pm CDT Jul 4, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 11, 2022
 
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