Friday, March 8, 2019

UPDATED Severe Weather Outlook - SATURDAY

Spring Flood Outlook

Friday Morning Area Forecast

Forecast for Jackson and Vicinity
West Tennessee Weather Online Jackson TN
535 AM CST FRI MAR 8 2019

.TODAY... An 80 percent chance of rain. High 55. Wind southeast 5 mph.
.TONIGHT... A 60 percent chance of showers and a few thunderstorms. Low temperatures remaining in the 50s. Wind southeast 5-10 mph.
.SATURDAY... A 90 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. a few thunderstorms may be severe.  Breezy and warmer. High 68. Wind south 15 mph and gusty.
.SATURDAY NIGHT... A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the early evening, then clearing late. Continued breezy in the evening. Low 45.
.SUNDAY... Mostly sunny. High 61.


Severe Weather Outlook: Late Tonight and Saturday

LATE TONIGHT:  Thunderstorms will develop along a warm front late tonight.
Some storms could become severe with large hail along and north of Interstate 40.


SATURDAY:  Large hail threat will continue Saturday morning as a warm front lifts through the area.  The afternoon threat is VERY CONDITIONAL.  IF instability can recover after the morning thunderstorms, ALL severe weather elements will be possible as listed on the graphic (below).  If the instability does not recover, little if any severe weather will threaten in the afternoon hours.