Heat Continues For Parts Of Western & Southern U.S. While Monsoon Slowly Begins To Decrease

Another day of dangerous heat is in store for parts of the western and southern U.S. on Tuesday before a cooling trend begins Wednesday. Excessive Heat Warnings are in effect for northern CA and southwestern OR, while Heat Advisories cover parts of the southern Plains/Lower MS Valley. Meanwhile, monsoon will slowly taper off Tuesday in the Southwest, but isolated heavy rain remains possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Vicksburg Municipal (KVKS)

Lat: 32.23°NLon: 90.93°WElev: 105ft.

Overcast and Breezy

82°F

28°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed NE 25 G 35 mph
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 16 Jul 7:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Vicksburg MS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Low around 75. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 102. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Low around 75. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 102. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Vicksburg MS
 32.28°N 90.85°W
9:04 pm CDT Jul 16, 2018
9pm CDT Jul 16, 2018-6pm CDT Jul 23, 2018
 
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