Mississippi Valley Summer Heat Wave; Severe Thunderstorms and Flooding Possible to the North

A dangerous summer heat wave will continue much of the Plains, Mid/Lower Mississippi Valley, Southeast U.S. today and Thursday. Areas of severe thunderstorms may occur today and again on Thursday from parts of the northern/central Rockies and High Plains into the Ohio Valley and Carolinas. Excessive rainfall over similar areas may bring flash flooding today and Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson, Jackson International Airport (KJAN)

Lat: 32.32°NLon: 90.08°WElev: 344ft.

Mostly Cloudy

85°F

29°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.1 mb)
Dewpoint 77°F (25°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index96°F (36°C)
Last update 6 Jul 11:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles SE Canton MS

Heat Advisory until July 7, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until July 7, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Thu

    Heat Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 102. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light south southwest.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 77 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 102. West southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 78. South southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 78 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Sunny, with a high near 92. West southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 79 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. West southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 102. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light south southwest.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 102. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 78. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 92. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 93.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles SE Canton MS
 32.51°N 89.93°W
12:18 pm CDT Jul 6, 2022
12pm CDT Jul 6, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 12, 2022
 
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