Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jacksonville, Cherokee County Airport (KJSO)

Lat: 31.87°NLon: 95.22°WElev: 676ft.

Mostly Cloudy

80°F

27°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 20 Aug 7:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rusk TX

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 104. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Light and variable wind becoming north 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 96 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 95 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 72.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 104. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Light and variable wind becoming north 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72.
Thursday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Friday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Saturday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97.
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Point Forecast:
Rusk TX
 31.79°N 95.16°W (Elev. 515 ft)
5:23 am CDT Aug 20, 2018
7am CDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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