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, McKellar-Sipes Regional Airport (KMKL)

Lat: 35.59°NLon: 88.92°WElev: 433ft.

Fog/Mist

50°F

10°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 17 Jan 12:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Jackson TN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Occasional drizzle and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 54. South southwest wind around 10 mph.

    T-storms

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Occasional drizzle and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of rain between 7pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Rain then
    Chance Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 53 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers after 7pm.  Low around 49. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 7am.  High near 59. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain before 10pm, then a chance of snow. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 26. North northwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of snow before 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 41.

    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Occasional drizzle and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 54. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Occasional drizzle and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of rain between 7pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Showers after 7pm. Low around 49. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 7am. High near 59. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Rain before 10pm, then a chance of snow. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 26. North northwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of snow before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 41.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain after 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Increasing clouds, with a high near 51.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Jackson TN
 35.6°N 88.82°W (Elev. 384 ft)
8:22 am CST Jan 17, 2019
1pm CST Jan 17, 2019-6pm CST Jan 23, 2019
 
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