Winter Storm in the West; Severe Weather Across the Midwest

A strong winter storm will continue to progress across the Great Basin and Rockies bringing heavy mountain snow, high winds, and near blizzard conditions that will cause dangerous travel conditions. Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain are possible late Tuesday through the night from parts of the mid-Mississippi Valley to the Ohio Valley and southern Lower Michigan. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 33.45°NLon: 88.58°WElev: 266ft.

Fair

65°F

18°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 29.84 in (1010.9 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Feb 12:56 am CST
Extended Forecast for

West Point MS

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South southwest wind around 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. East southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. East northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South southwest wind around 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. East southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. East northeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
West Point MS
 33.62°N 88.65°W
12:33 am CST Feb 27, 2024
1am CST Feb 27, 2024-6pm CST Mar 4, 2024
 
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