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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Walnut Ridge Regional Airport (KARG)

Lat: 36.13°NLon: 90.92°WElev: 266ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity

82°F

28°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.07 in
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 20 Aug 3:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Walnut Ridge AR

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 85. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. North northwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 82. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 85. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. North northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 82. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 61.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Walnut Ridge AR
 36.07°N 90.95°W (Elev. 262 ft)
2:53 pm CDT Aug 20, 2017
3pm CDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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