JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - An Alert Day has been issued for Saturday ahead of the potential for severe weather.
A few showers and thunderstorms are possible Friday and during the day Saturday, but widespread severe weather is a threat Saturday night.
Lows Friday and Saturday night will be in the 60s and the wind will howl Saturday with gusts over 40 miles per hour at times. Highs will reach 80 with partly sunny skies.
Showers and storms will congregate near the Mississippi River before sunset Saturday and then march across our area through the early morning hours on Sunday. Tornadoes and wind damage are the highest concerns.
Sunday will be cooler and turn sunny with highs only the in the 60s.
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