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Severe thunderstorms possible from the upper Midwest to the lower Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, a few tornadoes and some hail are expected across much of Arkansas and southern Missouri Wednesday. Isolated severe thunderstorms with damaging wind are also expected across Illinois during the day and across the lower Mississippi Valley overnight. Heavy rain with localized flooding is also possible in these areas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mena, Mena Intermountain Municipal Airport (KMEZ)

Lat: 34.55°NLon: 94.2°WElev: 1079ft.

Overcast

72°F

22°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.52 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Apr 4:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mena AR

Lake Wind Advisory April 26, 09:00am until April 26, 08:00pm
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Lake Wind Advisory
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could be severe.  Cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe.  High near 70. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 44. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 78. South southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 57. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could be severe. Cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe. High near 70. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 44. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 78. South southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 57. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Mena AR
 34.57°N 94.23°W
3:35 am CDT Apr 26, 2017
4am CDT Apr 26, 2017-6pm CDT May 2, 2017
 
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