After the Storms, the Heat is Back

Last night's storms didn't do much to ease the heat stress in Mississippi.  Most of the state including the local area will be under a heat advisory today with the heat index reaching 105 to 110 degrees this afternoon.  And the heat wave is... Read More.

Heat Wave Broken, Tornado Confirmed

What a difference a day makes.   After most of Mississippi struggled through another day of extreme heat on Sunday, Monday's highs were 10 to 15 degrees cooler.  Meridian, which had gone seven straight days with triple digit temperatures, topped out at 91 Monday.   And... Read More.

Heat Advisory Remains In Effect

A heat advisory remains in effect for our region. According to the National Weather Service In Jackson, hot and humid conditions will continue through Saturday with afternoon temperatures in the middle 90s to around 100F and heat indices up to 110F to 115F over... Read More.

Extreme Heat Advisories For MSU Game Tomorrow

STARKVILLE -- With temperatures expected in the 90s again Tomorrow, Mississippi State Athletics has a number of measures in place to help ensure the safety and well-being of fans attending the MSU-Kansas State football game in Davis Wade Stadium. Kickoff is scheduled for 11... Read More.

Extreme heat causes concerns for elderly

As temperatures continue to climb, heat exhaustion is becoming a real concern, particularly in the elderly.A 74-year-old Winston County woman, who was mowing her lawn, suffered an apparent heart attack Monday. According to the coroner, she had preexisting conditions, but died due to the... Read More.