Severe Storms in the Upper Midwest; Heavy Rain in the Mid-Atlantic; Widespread Heat in the Southern Plains and Southwest

Severe storms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain will impact portions of the northern Plains and Upper Midwest. A stalled front will produce another round of heavy rain, thunderstorms and flooding to the Mid-Atlantic. Excessive heat continues in the southern Plains to the Southwest, and fire weather threats remain critical from the Great Basin to north-central Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Vicksburg Municipal (KVKS)

Lat: 32.23°NLon: 90.93°WElev: 105ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 13 Aug 1:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Vicksburg MS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 97. South southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 100. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Light southwest wind becoming south southwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 97. South southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 100. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Light southwest wind becoming south southwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Calm wind.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Calm wind.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 90.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Vicksburg MS
 32.35°N 90.87°W
1:17 pm CDT Aug 13, 2020
1pm CDT Aug 13, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 19, 2020
 
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