First Alert Forecast:

Next Storm System
Next Storm System(WLBT)
Published: Nov. 17, 2023 at 6:10 PM CST
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JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - A first weather alert day has been issued for Monday & Monday night into early Tuesday due to the potential of severe weather.  A cold front will swing across the area in the afternoon and evening delivering another chance for rain.  There will be a limited window of instability to develop that could form a few severe thunderstorms.    The weekend will be sunny with highs in the upper 60s.  Monday will reach the middle and upper 70s with rain likely, but a few strong to severe thunderstorms are possible in the afternoon and evening.  The severe weather threat includes tornadoes and damaging wind which could impact our area anytime from Monday into early Tuesday morning.  Thereafter, the rest of Thanksgiving week looks dry and chilly with highs in the upper 50s and lower 60s with lows in the 30s and 40s.  The average high and low this time of year is 66 and 43 and the high temperature reached 75 degrees in Jackson Friday afternoon.  Sunrise is 6:32am and the sunset is 4:59pm.

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