Friday, April 9, 2021
Outlook Discussion (below)
PUBLIC SEVERE WEATHER OUTLOOK NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK 0203 AM CDT FRI APR 09 2021 ...Severe thunderstorms expected over parts of the lower Mississippi Valley later today and tonight... * LOCATIONS... Central and southern Mississippi Northern Louisiana Southern Arkansas * HAZARDS... Widespread damaging winds, some hurricane force A few tornadoes Scattered large hail, some baseball size * SUMMARY... A complex severe-weather scenario is expected to unfold across the Mid-South into the Southeast late this morning through the afternoon and overnight hours. Significant severe storms, including widespread damaging winds, and at least a few tornadoes are expected across portions of northeast Louisiana into Mississippi, especially overnight. Large hail is also expected to be a concern, mainly during the day across parts of eastern Oklahoma into the Arklatex region.
Area Forecast for West Tennessee
West Tennessee Weather Online Jackson TN
521 AM CDT FRI APR 9 2021
.TODAY...A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Winds south 10-15 mph.
.TONIGHT...A 90 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Wind south 10-15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Breezy. A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms...mainly in the morning. Becoming mostly sunny in the afternoon. Highs in the low 70s. Winds southwest 15 mph and gusty in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear and cooler. Lows in the mid 40s
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.
...EXTENDED FORECAST ... (Monday through Thursday)
Issued 521 AM CDT FRI APR 9 2021
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Lows near 50. Highs in the upper 70s
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs near 70.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 40s, Highs in the mid 60s
.THURSDAY...A 20 percent chance of showers during the morning, then mostly sunny. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper 60s.