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Severe weather and flash flooding possible in separate areas Saturday

Severe weather will be possible across portions of the central and northern Plains Saturday. Primary threats will be large hail and damaging winds although a brief tornado cannot be ruled out. Across the Mississippi and Tennessee Valleys, heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding where 1 to 2 inches of rainfall is possible through Sunday morning.
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Current conditions at

Fort Smith, Fort Smith Regional Airport (KFSM)

Lat: 35.33°NLon: 94.37°WElev: 466ft.

Fog/Mist

71°F

22°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 4 Jul 7:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Fort Smith AR

  • Independence
    Day

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Independence Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 87. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Fort Smith AR
 35.36°N 94.39°W
7:56 am CDT Jul 4, 2015
9am CDT Jul 4, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 10, 2015
 
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