Major Heat Wave Expected for Two-Thirds of the U.S.

A dangerous and widespread summer heat wave is expected through this upcoming weekend across much of the Central and Eastern U.S. A large dome of high pressure will allow high temperatures to surge into the 90s and 100s in many locations, while heat indices will top 100 and approach 110 degrees or higher. There also will be no relief at night, as low temperatures remain in the upper 70s and 80s. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson, McKellar-Sipes Regional Airport (KMKL)

Lat: 35.59° N Lon: 88.92° W Elev: 433 ft.

Overcast

79°F

26°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.1 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 17 Jul 8:53 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Henderson County

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Thursday
Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Heat index readings as high as 101 to 106.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening...then becoming mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s.
Saturday
Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s.
Sunday
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then partly cloudy after midnight. Lows in the lower 70s.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy in the morning...then becoming partly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.



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650 AM CDT Wed Jul 17 2019
 
 

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