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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson, Jackson International Airport (KJAN)

Lat: 32.32°NLon: 90.08°WElev: 344ft.

Overcast

57°F

14°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.7 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 5:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ENE Madison MS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of rain before 9pm.  Areas of dense fog after midnight.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Areas Dense
    Fog

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Areas of dense fog before noon.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Areas Dense
    Fog then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 65 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Temperature rising to around 65 by 4am. Windy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers and
    Windy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then showers likely.  High near 65. Windy, with a south southwest wind around 25 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Windy.
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 32. Windy, with a north northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Windy then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 27. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 51. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. South wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of rain before 9pm. Areas of dense fog after midnight. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Friday
Areas of dense fog before noon. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Temperature rising to around 65 by 4am. Windy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then showers likely. High near 65. Windy, with a south southwest wind around 25 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 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. Windy, with a north northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 27. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 51. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. South wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. 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 33.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ENE Madison MS
 32.46°N 90.06°W
5:47 pm CST Jan 17, 2019
6pm CST Jan 17, 2019-6pm CST Jan 24, 2019
 
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