More heat for the Hump Day forecast
Jackson, Miss– It’s another hot day in Mississippi. 23 Mississippi counties are now under a heat advisory, and more could be added to the list.
Starting in South Mississippi, a 20 percent chance of showers today, otherwise mostly sunny with a high near 92 degrees. Tonight, a 20 percent chance of rain under partly cloudy skies with a low around 73. Tomorrow, a 20 percent chance of showers. Otherwise, mostly sunny with a high near 94.
North Mississippi, likewise, a 20 percent chance of showers today, mainly in the afternoon. Otherwise, mostly sunny and hot with a high near 98 degrees. Tonight should be mostly clear with a low around 76. Sunny tomorrow, with a high near 99.
Central Mississippi, a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 105. Tonight, 30 percent chance of rain, then partly cloudy with a low around 77 degrees. Tomorrow, mostly sunny with a high near 99 degrees.
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