Showers and a few stronger thunderstorms will affect much of Mississippi through Tuesday morning.
The main threats with these storms will be heavy rainfall, damaging winds and hail. However, some of the strongest storms could produce a short-lived tornado.
Scattered showers and thunderstorms will continue through Monday evening, some of which will contain heavy rainfall.
Stronger thunderstorms coming down from the northwest will move into Mississippi Monday night. The strongest storms should be mostly west of Jackson.
Much of the lingering shower activity will wrap up by midday Tuesday.
The thunderstorms are being fueled by a combination of an approaching cold front and warm, humid air coming up from the Gulf of Mexico.
The front will move out of the region by midday Tuesday. In its wake, it will turn cooler and less humid for Tuesday afternoon and Wednesday.
Travel hazards, delays and disruptions associated with rain, ice and snow will continue over the Central states through the balance of the Thanksgiving weekend.
Following a mild Thanksgiving and Black Friday, noticeably cooler air will return to the Northeast this weekend.
Sandra remains on track to make landfall in northern Mexico on Saturday, but it will be much weaker than its current major hurricane status.
The current reprieve from heavy rain across southern India will not last long with the threat for flooding downpours set to return for the final days of November.
A major Thanksgiving Day storm threatens to ruin holiday events across the Central states with flooding rain, snow, a glaze of ice and fog.
Several days of heavy rain will bring the potential to cause flooding from the southern Plains to the middle Mississippi Valley into early next week.
New England (1888)
Hurricane passed inside Nantucket over Cape Cod. Later crossed Nova Scotia Block Island- 84 mph wind gust.
North Dakota (1896)
Thanksgiving Day Blizzard. "Wind Velocity and snowfall never equalled before."
Destructive windstorm in the Northwest; winds gusting to 105 mph in Cut Bank, MT; 96 mph in Sheridan, WY. Spokane, WA, radio tower downed. Coleville, WA, lumber shed demolished.