Major Winter Storm System Will Bring A Variety Of Impacts To The Central, Southern, And Eastern U.S. Through The Weekend

An impactful winter storm will track from the Plains to New England through Sunday, with bitter cold behind it. Heavy snow is likely from the Corn Belt to interior Northeast, with significant ice accumulations in the Ohio Valley and New England. Farther south, heavy rain could lead to flooding in the Tennessee Valley on Saturday, with isolated severe thunderstorms in the lower Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Tupelo, Tupelo Regional Airport (KTUP)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 88.77°WElev: 348ft.

Overcast

57°F

14°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Jan 1:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles NW Baldwyn MS

Wind Advisory January 19, 12:00pm until January 20, 03:00am
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Wind Advisory
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Low around 53. South wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms.  Temperature falling to around 44 by 5pm. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms then
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain before midnight, then a slight chance of snow and freezing drizzle.  Cloudy, with a low around 28. Windy, with a north northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix and Windy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 38. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 38 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 45. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Low around 53. South wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms. Temperature falling to around 44 by 5pm. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain before midnight, then a slight chance of snow and freezing drizzle. Cloudy, with a low around 28. Windy, with a north northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 38. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 45. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers. Low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 46.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles NW Baldwyn MS
 34.57°N 88.74°W (Elev. 499 ft)
9:09 am CST Jan 18, 2019
2pm CST Jan 18, 2019-6pm CST Jan 24, 2019
 
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