Sunny skies on last day of July: Your weather forecast

Published 1:00 am Sunday, July 31, 2022

NATCHEZ — Today is the last day of July — July 31, 2022. Times flies when you’re having fun.

Just ask Natchez-Adams School District students, whose summer ended last week when classes began for the 2022-2023 school year. Something just doesn’t sit right with school starting in July. I know, I know. Times change. So, here’s to a great school year for our students.

We all should enjoy this day. Forecasters at the National Weather Service in Jackson predict sunny skies today with a high near 93. With the heat index, it should feel like 98. Winds will be south southwest at 10 to 15 miles per hour and gusts as high as 20 miles per hour.

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Tonight will be mostly clear with a low around 74.

Monday’s forecast calls for scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1 p.m. with a high near 93. The heat index will make it feel like 105. Chance of rain on Monday is 40 percent.