WRTM Jackson Weather

Jackson, MS
27
Flurries
Feels like 16°.
Humidity: 72% Dew Point: 19°
Clouds: 64% Pressure: 30.61 in
Wind: NNW 11 mph Visability: 10 mi Conditions as of 12:33pm.
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Today
38 20
Foggy in the morning.
27%   77%
7:03   5:20
Wed
34 14
Clear throughout the day.
5%   3%
7:02   5:20
Thu
44 17
Clear throughout the day.
3%   1%
7:02   5:21
  • Winter Weather Advisory - Click for Details
    Updated: Tue Jan-16-18 09:50am CST
    Effective: Tue Jan-16-18 09:50am CST
    Expires: Tue Jan-16-18 06:00pm CST
    Severity: Minor
    Urgency: Expected
    Certainty: Likely
    Status: Actual
    Type: Alert
    Category: Met
    Areas affected: Adams; Attala; Choctaw; Claiborne; Clay; Copiah; Hinds; Jefferson; Kemper; Leake; Lowndes; Madison; Neshoba; Noxubee; Oktibbeha; Rankin; Scott; Warren; Webster; Winston
    Instructions: A winter weather advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1. A wind chill advisory means that cold air and the wind will combine to create low wind chills. Frost bite and hypothermia can occur if precautions are not taken. Make sure you wear a hat and gloves.
    Message Summary: ...winter weather ongoing the region today...
    ...winter weather advisory remains in effect until 6 pm cst this evening...
    ...wind chill advisory remains in effect from 6 pm this evening to 10 am cst wednesday...
    * what...snow occurring. Very low wind chills expected. Plan on hazardous road conditions. Additional snow accumulations of up to one inch are expected. Expect wind chills in the single digits.
    * where...portions of northeast louisiana and central mississippi.
    * when...for the winter weather advisory, until 6 pm today. For the wind chill advisory, 6 pm this evening to 10 am wednesday.
    * additional details...look for reduced visibilities at times. Long exposure to the low wind chills may cause frostbite to exposed skin.
  • Wind Chill Advisory - Click for Details
    Updated: Tue Jan-16-18 09:50am CST
    Effective: Tue Jan-16-18 06:00pm CST
    Expires: Wed Jan-17-18 10:00am CST
    Severity: Minor
    Urgency: Expected
    Certainty: Likely
    Status: Actual
    Type: Alert
    Category: Met
    Areas affected: Adams; Attala; Choctaw; Claiborne; Clay; Copiah; Hinds; Jefferson; Kemper; Leake; Lowndes; Madison; Neshoba; Noxubee; Oktibbeha; Rankin; Scott; Warren; Webster; Winston
    Instructions: A winter weather advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1. A wind chill advisory means that cold air and the wind will combine to create low wind chills. Frost bite and hypothermia can occur if precautions are not taken. Make sure you wear a hat and gloves.
    Message Summary: ...winter weather ongoing the region today...
    ...winter weather advisory remains in effect until 6 pm cst this evening...
    ...wind chill advisory remains in effect from 6 pm this evening to 10 am cst wednesday...
    * what...snow occurring. Very low wind chills expected. Plan on hazardous road conditions. Additional snow accumulations of up to one inch are expected. Expect wind chills in the single digits.
    * where...portions of northeast louisiana and central mississippi.
    * when...for the winter weather advisory, until 6 pm today. For the wind chill advisory, 6 pm this evening to 10 am wednesday.
    * additional details...look for reduced visibilities at times. Long exposure to the low wind chills may cause frostbite to exposed skin.
  • Hard Freeze Warning - Click for Details
    Updated: Tue Jan-16-18 09:40am CST
    Effective: Tue Jan-16-18 09:40am CST
    Expires: Thu Jan-18-18 12:00pm CST
    Severity: Moderate
    Urgency: Expected
    Certainty: Likely
    Status: Actual
    Type: Alert
    Category: Met
    Areas affected: Adams; Attala; Bolivar; Carroll; Choctaw; Claiborne; Clay; Copiah; Franklin; Grenada; Hinds; Holmes; Humphreys; Issaquena; Jasper; Jefferson; Jefferson Davis; Kemper; Lauderdale; Lawrence; Leake; Leflore; Lincoln; Lowndes; Madison; Montgomery; Neshoba; Newton; Noxubee; Oktibbeha; Rankin; Scott; Sharkey; Simpson; Smith; Sunflower; Warren; Washington; Webster; Winston; Yazoo
    Instructions: A hard freeze warning means sub-freezing temperatures are imminent or highly likely. These conditions will be dangerous to people and pets without adequate shelter and could damage exposed pipes.
    Message Summary: ...very cold air arriving across the area today...
    .dangerously cold air continues to move into the region this morning, causing temperatures to fall through the day in most locations. Overnight lows tonight and wednesday night will be in the teens areawide. Daytime highs on wednesday will fail to rise above freezing across much of the area and those locations that do will not remain above freezing for a long period of time. This long duration of very low temperatures will once again put stress on life and property in the region.
    ...hard freeze warning remains in effect until noon cst thursday...
    * temperature...temperatures will remain below freezing through thursday morning in most locations. Overnight lows will be in the teens both tonight and wednesday night. Afternoon highs on wednesday are expected to remain below freezing in most areas.
    * impacts...prolonged exposure could lead to hypothermia and may harm pets and livestock. Exposed plumbing is in danger of being damaged.

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