Hot temperatures across the west; southeast

Heat and humidity will impact the southeast early this week. Heat indices over 100 degrees are expected from the Texas Gulf Coast to the Florida Panhandle, into the lower Mississippi Valley and portions of Alabama and Georgia. Excessive heat will return to the Desert Southwest Monday and persist through the week. Temperatures over 100 will also expand to the Intermountain West.
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Current conditions at

Fort Smith, Fort Smith Regional Airport (KFSM)

Lat: 35.33°NLon: 94.37°WElev: 466ft.

Partly Cloudy

83°F

28°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.07 in (1017.5 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 26 Jun 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Smith AR

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Calm wind.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. East wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. East wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Calm wind. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Northeast wind around 5 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. East wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. East wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. West wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Smith AR
 35.36°N 94.39°W
9:55 pm CDT Jun 26, 2016
11pm CDT Jun 26, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 3, 2016
 
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