Severe Storms and Flash Flood Threat in the Lower Mississippi River Valley

Scattered severe thunderstorms are expected from parts of central/east Texas into the lower Mississippi Valley and Mid-South. Large hail, damaging wind gusts, and a couple of tornadoes all appear possible. Heavy rain from storms will also result in a threat of flash flooding. Critical fire weather conditions will exist in Northern California and New Mexico. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jackson, Carroll Airport (KJKL)

Lat: 37.59°NLon: 83.31°WElev: 1381ft.

Overcast

72°F

22°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed S 10 G 23 mph
Barometer 29.81 in (1008.3 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 9 May 12:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Jackson KY

Wind Advisory until May 9, 08:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until May 9, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Sun

    Wind Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers between 2pm and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3am, then showers likely.  Low around 46. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. North northeast wind around 6 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers between 2pm and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3am, then showers likely. Low around 46. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. North northeast wind around 6 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Jackson KY
 37.56°N 83.38°W (Elev. 787 ft)
11:29 am EDT May 9, 2021
12pm EDT May 9, 2021-6pm EDT May 15, 2021
 
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