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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Smith, Fort Smith Regional Airport (KFSM)

Lat: 35.33°NLon: 94.37°WElev: 466ft.

Partly Cloudy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed E 15 G 20 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.7 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Mar 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rock Island OK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 60. South wind around 15 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 74. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 58. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 60. South wind around 15 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 74. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 58. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. East wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Rock Island OK
 35.18°N 94.48°W
11:55 am CDT Mar 23, 2017
12pm CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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