Sunny with rain likely – 8-5-19

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

In north Mississippi, mostly sunny skies with some patchy dense fog in the morning and a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day. Highs will near 90. At night, expect mostly clear skies with lows dropping down into the lower 70s.

In central Mississippi, mostly sunny with patchy dense fog in the morning and a chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day. Temperatures will reach the lower 90s and the highest heat index readings will range from 100 to 102. Tonight, there will be partly cloudy skies with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows will dip down into the lower to mid-70s.

In south Mississippi, partly sunny skies with patchy dense fog in the morning and a chance of showers and thunderstorms, with more showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs will climb into the lower 90s with the heat index readings in the triple digits around 101. In the evening, partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows will be in the mid-70s.