Good Morning! At Smithville, MS, the current temperature is 73 and it feels like 73. Heat Advisory continues for North MS until 7pm tonight. Heat index readings of 105 to 109 are likely. Highs will continue to range between 88 and 93 with lows between 70 and 73. Had storms move through North MS yesterday evening. More storms will be possible today and into next week. Few storms could be strong to severe each day with large hail and damaging winds. At the Regional Rehab Center in Tupelo, MS, the current temperature is 74 and it feels like 74. Today’s high is 95 with a low of 74. Fridays high is 91.
Now, for your tropical update. In the Atlantic, we have Tropical Depression Five, which formed yesterday. Winds are at 35mph with a pressure of 1008mbars. Movement is West at 21mph. Forecast for Tropical Depression Five is for it to remain a depression until it gets past the Leeward/Windward Islands and intensify into a tropical storm. A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect from Saint Lucia to Guadeloupe in the Windward Islands. In the Eastern Pacific, all is quiet with no development expected over the next couple of days.
Hope yall are having a great Thursday and I'll have another post tomorrow morning.