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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 >

Current conditions at

Walnut Ridge, Walnut Ridge Regional Airport (KARG)

Lat: 36.13°NLon: 90.92°WElev: 272ft.

Partly Cloudy

48°F

9°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 30.26 in
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 23 Mar 8:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Walnut Ridge AR

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 70. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Windy, with a south wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Windy

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 58. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 69 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 70. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Windy, with a south wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 58. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Walnut Ridge AR
 36.07°N 90.95°W (Elev. 262 ft)
7:34 am CDT Mar 23, 2017
8am CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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