Sunny skies with showers possible – 8-6-19

Here’s a quick rundown of the weather today across Mississippi.

In north Mississippi, mostly sunny skies with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs will be in the lower 90s and the highest heat index readings will range from 100 to 103. Tonight, expect partly cloudy skies with more showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows will be in the lower to mid-70s.

In central Mississippi, mostly sunny today with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs will climb into the lower 90s and the heat index readings will once again break triple digits and range anywhere from 100 to 105. In the evening, partly cloudy skies with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows will drop down into the mid-70s.

In south Mississippi, sunny with showers and thunderstorms in the morning and afternoon. Temperatures will climb into the lower 90s with heat index readings anywhere from 101 to 106. At night, a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms with lows dipping down into the mid-70s.