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Heavy snow in the Rockies, Fire weather threat in the Southwest, and Heavy rainfall threat for the weekend in the Southern Plains into the Ohio Valley

Heavy snow is expected in the northern and central Rockies. There is a critical to elevated fire risk across the Southwest. A few severe storms are expected from the Southeast States into the Great Lakes and portions of the Central Plains on Thursday. Heavy rainfall is forecast through the weekend with a threat for significant flooding for the Southern Plains into the Mississippi Valley Read More >

Current conditions at

Fort Smith, Fort Smith Regional Airport (KFSM)

Lat: 35.33°NLon: 94.37°WElev: 466ft.

Fair

65°F

18°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.80 in (1009.0 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Apr 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Smith AR

Flash Flood Watch April 28, 07:00pm until April 30, 07:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 68. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 81. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 53. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 62. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 71. West wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 68. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 81. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 53. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 62. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 71. West wind around 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Smith AR
 35.36°N 94.39°W
1:55 pm CDT Apr 27, 2017
2pm CDT Apr 27, 2017-6pm CDT May 3, 2017
 
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