Claudette Impacts the Southeast U.S.; Severe Thunderstorms Sunday; A Heat Wave Persists in West

Heavy rainfall from Claudette may bring additional flash, urban and small stream flooding from Georgia into the Carolinas on Sunday. Scattered severe thunderstorms may occur Sunday across parts of the Midwest into the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley. The dangerous and record-breaking heat and critical fire weather conditions will continue across much of the western U.S. on Sunday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson, Hawkins Field Airport (KHKS)

Lat: 32.33°NLon: 90.22°WElev: 341ft.

Fair

22°C

71°F

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed SE 6 km/h
Barometer 1011.8 mb (29.91 in)
Dewpoint 21°C (69°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 20 Jun 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE Jackson MS

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 34. Heat index values as high as 39. South southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 34 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 32 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 22. South wind 10 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  High near 28. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. North northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. East northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 22 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. South southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 34. Heat index values as high as 39. South southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 22. South wind 10 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. High near 28. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. North northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. East northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Calm wind.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. South southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE Jackson MS
 32.29°N 90.18°W
4:16 am CDT Jun 20, 2021
4am CDT Jun 20, 2021-6pm CDT Jun 26, 2021
 
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