Severe Storms and Flash Flooding in the Southern Plains

A slow moving storm system is expected to produce a multi-day heavy rainfall and flash flooding event across much of the Central to Southern Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley regions. Severe weather may produce large hail and high winds, but also a threat of tornadoes, across Texas and spreading on Wednesday into the Lower Mississippi, Tennessee and Ohio Valleys. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Vicksburg Municipal (KVKS)

Lat: 32.23°NLon: 90.93°WElev: 105ft.

Overcast

70°F

21°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 29.94 in
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 1:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Vicksburg MS

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  High near 85. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 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 then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  High near 83. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 10pm.  Low around 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    T-storms then
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of rain before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. High near 85. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. High near 83. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 10pm. Low around 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Vicksburg MS
 32.35°N 90.87°W
12:47 am CDT May 24, 2022
1am CDT May 24, 2022-6pm CDT May 30, 2022
 
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