Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Russellville, Russellville Regional Airport (KRUE)

Lat: 35.26°NLon: 93.09°WElev: 404ft.

Overcast

28°C

82°F

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed S 7 km/h
Barometer 1012.7 mb (29.93 in)
Dewpoint 22°C (71°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index30°C (86°F)
Last update 26 May 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Russellville AR

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. South wind around 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 7pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 20. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 20 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 25. South southeast wind 5 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 25 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 19 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. North northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. South wind around 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 20. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 25. South southeast wind 5 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. South wind 10 to 15 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 5 to 10 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind.
Memorial Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. North northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Russellville AR
 35.28°N 93.13°W
2:35 pm CDT May 26, 2016
3pm CDT May 26, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 1, 2016
 
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