Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson, Jackson International Airport (KJAN)

Lat: 32.32°NLon: 90.08°WElev: 344ft.

Fog/Mist

55°F

13°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.7 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 8:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Carthage MS

Dense Fog Advisory January 18, 12:00am until January 18, 09:00am
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Dense Fog Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of rain before midnight.  Areas of dense fog after midnight.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 50. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Areas Dense
    Fog

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Areas of dense fog before noon.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Areas Dense
    Fog then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Low around 55. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then showers likely.  High near 66. South wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 32. Northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 25. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 50. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of rain before midnight. Areas of dense fog after midnight. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 50. Calm wind.
Friday
Areas of dense fog before noon. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Low around 55. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then showers likely. High near 66. South wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 32. Northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 25. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 50. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
Carthage MS
 32.74°N 89.54°W
9:16 pm CST Jan 17, 2019
9pm CST Jan 17, 2019-6pm CST Jan 24, 2019
 
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