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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Exacerbate Ongoing Flooding; Cold and Wintry Continue Out West

A developing wave will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms Saturday from the Arklatex area to the Middle Mississippi Valley; and may produce tornadoes, damaging winds, and large hail; including potential for significant tornadoes and very large hail. Additional heavy rain will increase ongoing flooding. Heavy western mountain and Upper Midwest snow; and ice in the Northeast is also expected. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mena, Mena Intermountain Municipal Airport (KMEZ)

Lat: 34.55°NLon: 94.2°WElev: 1079ft.

Overcast

12°C

54°F

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed E 7 km/h
Barometer 30.20 in
Dewpoint 11°C (52°F)
Visibility 8 km
Wind Chill12°C (53°F)
Last update 23 Feb 12:55 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Mena AR

Flood Watch until February 25, 12:00am
Flood Warning until February 23, 01:30pm
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Flood Watch
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    Flood Watch until February 25, 12:00am
    Flood Warning until February 23, 01:30pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 13. East wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 13 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 12. East wind around 10 km/h becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 12 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall.  High near 20. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts in excess of 4 cm possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 20 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 3. West wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 3 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 17. East northeast wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 17 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 3. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 3 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 17. Calm wind becoming east southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 17 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 5. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 5 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 13. East wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 12. East wind around 10 km/h becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. High near 20. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts in excess of 4 cm possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 3. West wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northeast after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 17. East northeast wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 3. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 17. Calm wind becoming east southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 5. Calm wind.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 11.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 17.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 14.
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Point Forecast:
Mena AR
 34.57°N 94.23°W
12:35 pm CST Feb 23, 2018
1pm CST Feb 23, 2018-6pm CST Mar 1, 2018
 
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