Afternoon Forecast

10/18 - Rob Knight's "Moderating Temperatures" Afternoon Forecast

[videoembed][/videoembed]Weak high-pressure will track across the Mississippi Valley today and Tuesday. This will be the start of moderating temperatures. Highs to remain below normal this afternoon, reaching climatological normal tomorrow. Dew-points will be back in the 60s by the end…

10/ 15 - Rob Knight's Friday Afternoon/Weekend Forecast

[videoembed][/videoembed]Warm & humid will continue today as an area of low-pressure along a cold front near Wichita Falls will race northeastward toward Lake Ontario by midnight tonight. The associated cold front is expected to reach northwest Louisiana by mid to…

10/13 - Rob's "Nice Changes Ahead" Afternoon Forecast

[videoembed][/videoembed]Southerly return flow around high-pressure to the east will keep us in the same weather pattern we have been in for the past week with mainly dry conditions and slightly above normal temperatures. The high-pressure will start to retreat to…

10/11 - Rob's Monday Afternoon "Warm/Humid" Forecast

[videoembed][/videoembed]High-pressure is expect to pretty much remain in place through the short range portion of the forecast. An approaching cold front to the NW will slowly move E/NE and ride north of the Hattiesburg area. By late Tuesday through Wednesday…

10/8 - Rob's "Cruisin' The Coast" Weekend Forecast

[videoembed][/videoembed] High-pressure NW will slowly move SE into the region this weekend. This will keep dry weather and lower humidity over the forecast area, although humidity levels/dew-points will be coming up slightly on Sunday to more muggy readings. Diurnal temperatures…

10/5 - Rob's "Afternoon T-Storms" Midday News Forecast

[videoembed][/videoembed]There is a marginal risk for excessive rainfall for the best chances of getting rainfall this afternoon over coastal Mississippi. This is all being brought about from an upper disturbance that extends from northern LA up into the northeast. The…

10/1 - Rob Knight's 1st Weekend of October Forecast

[videoembed][/videoembed]Pulses of weak Energy from the west are expected to continue to aid a wet environment favorable for more isolated showers and thunderstorms. Isolated showers and thunderstorms may still form later than previous days and affect west of the local…

9/24 - The Chief's "Gorgeous Autumn Weekend" Afternoon Forecast

[videoembed][/videoembed]Very pleasant and comfortable conditions will continue through the weekend. With the less humid flow, morning low temperatures will continue to be a good 10 to 15 degrees below climatological lows. Afternoon high temperatures will max out in the upper…

9/23 - Rob Knight's "Beautiful" Afternoon Forecast

[videoembed][/videoembed]The strong cold front from yesterday has already exited the area and is moving further southward into the Gulf. Temperatures as well as dew points have dropped and while there are still some gusty winds currently, that should begin to…

9/21 - Rob's "Cold Frontal Passage" Tuesday Afternoon Forecast

[videoembed][/videoembed]A disturbance moving through the Great Plains this morning will be over the Ohio River Valley by midday. The cold front associated with this disturbance is expected to move across our area Tonight/Wednesday. The airmass ahead of this system is…

9/20 - Rob Knight's "Humid/Cloudy" Afternoon Forecast

[videoembed][/videoembed]A disturbance with an associated cold front are expected to move across the area Tuesday night into Wednesday morning. Models indicate moisture flow decreasing slightly today/Tuesday, but still sufficient for at least scattered showers/t-storms. Scattered convection is also possible just…

9/17 - Rob Knight's Friday Afternoon "Wet Weekend" Forecast

[videoembed][/videoembed]The surface remnants of Nicholas will continue to fill today and drift towards northern Louisiana before completely dissipating. However, an upper level disturbance presently centered over northeast Texas will slide southeast which will use the lingering deep moisture to provide renewed…

9/16 - Rob Knight's "Friday-Eve" Afternoon Forecast

[videoembed][/videoembed]The remnants of Nicholas will linger through Louisiana bringing strong moisture flow from the GOM. With a very saturated ground, rain rates would surely push areas into flash flooding. The majority of this should be diurnally driven but some areas…

9/15 - Rob's "Threat For Heavy Rain" Afternoon Forecast

[videoembed][/videoembed]The main concern the next few days will be heavy rainfall, with the potential for ongoing flash flooding.  A FLASH FLOOD WATCH and COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY is ins effect Hourly rainfall rates can be 1.5 to 2 inches (and possibly…

9/14 - Rob Knight's "Soggy" Tuesday Afternoon Forecast

[videoembed][/videoembed]The moisture fetch over the gulf will increase along with wind speeds to around 15-25 kt and remain there for about 24 hours maybe a bit longer. This will be enough to bring up a Coastal Flood advisory for values…

9/13 - Rob's "Gray/Cloudy" Monday Afternoon Forecast

[videoembed][/videoembed]As TS Nicholas lingers in the western/NW'Tern Gulf, the moisture flow will dominate the region. Activity will be moving at a good pace for the next few days which will help keep rainfall totals for any individual storm within tolerance.…

9/9 - Rob's "Very Low Humidity" Afternoon Forecast

[videoembed][/videoembed]Very low humidity will at the very least be noticeable by most as the relatively dry air will make things feel a bit more comfortable. The comfortable conditions will continue through Saturday before the return flow slowly begins to work…

9/6 - Rob's Monday Afternoon "Wet Pattern" Forecast

[videoembed][/videoembed]A cold front will drop southeast into the forecast area, providing showers/T-Storms along the front to impact the area into tonight. Deep tropical moisture should be in place with the possibility for isolated pockets of heavy rainfall through mid-week. There…