This is First Alert Weather's Typepad Profile.
Join Typepad and start following First Alert Weather's activity
Join Now!
Already a member? Sign In
First Alert Weather
Jackson, MS
A Forecast You Can Trust!
Recent Activity
Image
FRIDAY: Our sluggish front will finally make progress through Mississippi – helping to shunt the deep tropical moisture farther south. Before it happens, expect morning fog banks to give way to a mix of clouds and sun with widely scattered showers and storms developing by late afternoon. Highs will top... Continue reading
Image
THURSDAY: Expect more of the same with a continued surge of moisture off the Gulf of Mexico and an approaching front helping to kick off a scattering of shower and storms, mainly through the afternoon and evening hours. Highs will make their way into the 80s. Heavier, slower-moving storms could... Continue reading
Image
WEDNESDAY: The combination of a tropical airmass flowing off the Gulf and an approaching front from the north will help to spark another wave of scattered to numerous showers and storms. Expect partly sunny to variably cloudy skies with highs in the 80s. Storms that flare up could feature heavy... Continue reading
Image
TUESDAY: Another day of summery heat and humidity; leading to higher chances for afternoon and evening showers and storms, though, a few showers could flare up through mid-morning. Expect a partly sunny to variably cloudy sky with highs working their way into the upper 80s and lower 90s. Storms will... Continue reading
Image
MONDAY: As our ridge of high pressure hangs nearby – it'll help push temperatures a few degrees warmer to kick off the new work week. Morning 70s will give way to highs in the lower to middle 90s amid a mix of sun and clouds. ‘Feels like’ temperatures will run... Continue reading
Image
FRIDAY: As an upper ridge sneaks into the area and a puff mid-level dry air, expect rain chances to taper down a bit heading into the end of the work week. Expect highs in the upper 80s to lower 90s, generally amid a mix of clouds and sun. Any storm... Continue reading
Image
THURSDAY: With few changes in the overall setup, expect a mix of clouds and sun with another risk for scattered storms to develop through the afternoon hours. Highs will top out in the upper 80s and lower 90s. Coverage of rain may be a bit lower, but impacts will be... Continue reading
Image
THURSDAY: With few changes in the overall setup, expect a mix of clouds and sun with another risk for scattered storms to develop through the afternoon hours. Highs will top out in the upper 80s and lower 90s. Coverage of rain may be a bit lower, but impacts will be... Continue reading
Image
WEDNESDAY: Our typically hot, unseasonably humid pattern continues through mid-week. Another risk for scattered downpours to develop with highs in the upper 80s and lower 90s amid variably cloudy skies. Heavy rain, frequent lightning and gusty winds can’t be ruled out. Storms fade after sunset, within an hour or two,... Continue reading
Image
TUESDAY: Typical August heat, high humidity and storm chances will be in play Tuesday as we continue through the work week. Expect partly sunny to variably cloudy skies with highs in the upper 80s and lower 90s. Afternoon downpours could be heavy, even strong, as they drift through the region.... Continue reading
Image
FRIDAY: A transition day – a front will approach the region through the latter part of the day, yielding higher chances for scattered showers and storms to develop. Before that, expect a mix of clouds and sun with temperatures running back through the lower to middle 90s. ‘Feels like’ temperatures... Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2022 at MS News Now, First Alert Weather Blog
Image
THURSDAY: Staying the course, expect mostly to partly sunny skies with highs running well into the middle 90s – feeling closer to 105-110, thanks to the elevated humidity levels. A few pop-up downpours will remain in play through the afternoon and early evening hours. Lows will drop into the 70s... Continue reading
Posted Jul 28, 2022 at MS News Now, First Alert Weather Blog
Image
WEDNESDAY: The upper ridge will hold firm overhead, keeping rain chances at a minimum and pushing high temperatures toward a maximum through the afternoon hours. Expect highs in the middle 90s, feeling like between 105-110 amid mostly to partly sunny skies. A few pop-up downpours will still be possible, like... Continue reading
Posted Jul 27, 2022 at MS News Now, First Alert Weather Blog
Image
TUESDAY: Summer’s heat and humidity will continue to plague the area as temperatures continue to creep upward under a ridge of high pressure. Amid a mix of sun and clouds, highs will top out in the lower to middle 90s. A few pop-up storms could fire up with the daytime... Continue reading
Posted Jul 26, 2022 at MS News Now, First Alert Weather Blog
Image
MONDAY: Coming out of the weekend, expect hit and miss storm chances to continue amid a mix of sun and clouds to kick off the new work week. Highs will rebound into the lower to middle 90s – coupled with the humidity levels, ‘feels like’ temperatures will run up between... Continue reading
Posted Jul 25, 2022 at MS News Now, First Alert Weather Blog
Image
FRIDAY: With a boundary hanging to our south – expect a mix of clouds and sunshine with a risk for scattered showers and storms near the boundary through the day. Highs will top out in the lower to middle 90s; still ‘feeling like’ 105-110° in some areas. Lows will fall... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2022 at MS News Now, First Alert Weather Blog
Image
ALERT DAY THURSDAY: As the ridge buckles slightly – expect a better chance for showers and storms to emerge through the afternoon and evening hours. Before that, expect the heat to be front and center again. Highs will top out in the middle 90s; feeling closer to 105-115°, again, amid... Continue reading
Posted Jul 21, 2022 at MS News Now, First Alert Weather Blog
Image
ALERT DAY WEDNESDAY: The western ridge will expand a bit farther east through mid-week, bringing a relative peak in this wave of heat across central and southwest Mississippi. Expect mostly to partly sunny skies with highs in the middle to, a few, upper 90s. An isolated storm can’t be ruled... Continue reading
Posted Jul 20, 2022 at MS News Now, First Alert Weather Blog
Image
TUESDAY: Another disturbance dropping in may offer up a few storm chances Tuesday amid another mix of sun and clouds as the week wears on. Expect highs to creep higher as influence from an upper ridge of high pressure will begin to exert itself toward the area – getting into... Continue reading
Posted Jul 19, 2022 at MS News Now, First Alert Weather Blog
Image
MONDAY: Kicking off the new work week with a slightly better chance for seeing a shower or storm in your backyard as a weak disturbance pushes past the region. An isolated strong storm or two can’t be ruled out. Outside of the risk for scattered storms, expect a mix of... Continue reading
Posted Jul 18, 2022 at MS News Now, First Alert Weather Blog
Image
FRIDAY: With the front farther south and a nudge of higher pressure sneaking in, expect morning clouds to give way to more sunshine through the afternoon hours. A few pop-up storms will be possible. Expect highs in the lower to middle 90s. Any storms able to flare up will tamp... Continue reading
Posted Jul 15, 2022 at MS News Now, First Alert Weather Blog
Image
THURSDAY: With a front sluggishly drifting southward; expect variably cloudy to partly sunny skies. A general scattering of storms will bubble up through the day, a few of which could be heavy as they drift southward. Highs will range from the upper 80s to near 90 south of I-20 -... Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2022 at MS News Now, First Alert Weather Blog
Image
WEDNESDAY: Ahead of a pattern switch, expect a mix of clouds and sun to give way to highs well into the; feeling closer to 110 by the peak afternoon heating. Heat stress issues will be top of mind ahead of storm chances increasing later into afternoon and early evening hours.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 13, 2022 at MS News Now, First Alert Weather Blog
Image
TUESDAY: Another wave of heat will come over central Mississippi – pushing highs a few extra degrees higher for Tuesday. Expect mostly to partly sunny skies with highs in the middle 90s, feeling like 105-110. A few more pop-up storms will be possible, but many areas will remain dry. Storms... Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2022 at MS News Now, First Alert Weather Blog
Image
MONDAY: With a front to our south, expect a quiet, yet hot start to the new work week across central and southwest Mississippi. Amid mostly to partly sunny skies, highs will ramp back up into the middle 90s – feeling between 103-108, thanks to the humidity. A few pop-up storms... Continue reading
Posted Jul 11, 2022 at MS News Now, First Alert Weather Blog