Powerful Storm to Impact Eastern Third of U.S. this weekend.

A developing storm system will bring a myriad of significant impacts this weekend. Heavy snow up to 18 inches from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast, and ice up to a quarter of an inch is forecast in places. Heavy rain may cause flash flooding from the Mid-South to the Mid-Atlantic. Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and isolated tornadoes will be possible in the Deep South. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson, Hawkins Field Airport (KHKS)

Lat: 32.33°NLon: 90.22°WElev: 341ft.

Light Rain

18°C

64°F

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed S 22 G 31 km/h
Barometer 1005.3 mb (29.71 in)
Dewpoint 17°C (62°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 19 Jan 3:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Jackson MS

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 16. South wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms before noon, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could be severe.  Temperature falling to around 6 by 5pm. South wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 17 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain, possibly mixing with snow after 9pm, then gradually ending.  Cloudy, with a low around -2. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: -2 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 5. North northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Becoming
    Sunny

    High: 5 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around -3. North northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: -3 °C

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 12. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 12 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 18. South wind around 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 18 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers.  Low around 7. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 7 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 16. South wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms before noon, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could be severe. Temperature falling to around 6 by 5pm. South wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain, possibly mixing with snow after 9pm, then gradually ending. Cloudy, with a low around -2. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 5. North northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around -3. North northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm in the evening.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 12. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 18. South wind around 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers. Low around 7. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 8. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 9.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 9.
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Point Forecast:
Jackson MS
 32.31°N 90.2°W
4:16 am CST Jan 19, 2019
4am CST Jan 19, 2019-6pm CST Jan 25, 2019
 
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