Wednesday Night Weather Forecast

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - Wednesday night’s storm threat is over as colder air moves in and light rain ends this morning. It will remain windy all night and all day Thursday with winds gusting to 35mph outside of the thunderstorms where they could be higher. Temperatures will drop into the upper 30s Thursday morning and despite sunshine, will only rise into the lower 40s Thursday afternoon. Windchills will remain near freezing almost throughout, but in the teens by Christmas morning. Weather for Santa looks dry, but cold with temperatures in the middle 20s by Christmas morning and wind chills in the teens. Christmas Day will be sunny and cold with highs in the middle 40s. Another frigid night Friday night and Saturday morning in the middle 20s, followed by warmer and sunny conditions for the weekend. Highs on Saturday will be in the 50s and 60s on Sunday. Average high this time of year is 57 and the average low is 36. Sunrise is 6:59am and the sunset is 5:01pm. Southwest wind at 20mph tonight will turn northwest at 20mph Thursday.

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