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Jackson, MS
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Humidity: 64% Dew Point: 56°
Clouds: 27% Pressure: 30.14 in
Wind: NE 4 mph Visability: 10 mi Conditions as of 3:55pm
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Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.
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Light rain overnight.
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