Severe Thunderstorms in the Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat in the Central U.S.

Severe thunderstorms, capable of severe wind (locally exceeding hurricane force), very large hail, flash flooding, and a few tornadoes, are possible late this afternoon into tonight across portions of the of the Upper Midwest into the southern Great Lakes. Excessive heat covers much of the central third of the country and is expected to persist into the weekend over the south-central states. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson, McKellar-Sipes Regional Airport (KMKL)

Lat: 35.59°NLon: 88.92°WElev: 433ft.

Fair

85°F

29°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.2 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index93°F (34°C)
Last update 28 Jul 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Jackson, McKellar-Sipes Regional Airport TN

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 102. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 72. Calm wind.

    Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 104. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 102. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 72. Calm wind.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 104. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 87.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Jackson, McKellar-Sipes Regional Airport TN
 35.59°N 88.93°W (Elev. 456 ft)
9:36 am CDT Jul 28, 2021
10am CDT Jul 28, 2021-6pm CDT Aug 3, 2021
 
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