Weather Forecast: October 20, 2022

Published 2:30 pm Wednesday, October 19, 2022

BROOKHAVEN — Fall is here as the leaves start to fall and the first frosts bring a chill to the air.

Wednesday night is forecast to have another frost as temps will fall down between 28 and 32 degrees. Frost is likely with possible damage to unprotected vegetation. There is also a fire danger alert from the NWS office in Jackson. People not living in counties with burn bans should take caution in any open burnings. Mississippi’s Forestry Commission issued a statewide wild land fire danger alert Monday asking people to not burn.

Thursday is forecast to have wide spread frost mainly before 8 a.m. It will otherwise be sunny with a high near 69 and a calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the evening. Thursday night should have a low around 45 degrees with a calm wind becoming south around 5mph. It will be a clear night.

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Monday will be the next chance for rain in Lincoln County with a 20 percent chance of rain.

Sunrise is at 7:09 a.m. and sunset is at 6:24 p.m.