Jackson sets new record for wettest 20 year stretch


JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – The National Weather Service in Jackson said a new weather record was set in the city.

Jackson had the wettest 20-year stretch for 2000-2019 with a total of 1,162.19 inches. According to NWS, the number beat the old record set over the years 1964-1983.

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