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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Tunica, Tunica Municipal Airport (KUTA)

Lat: 34.68°NLon: 90.35°WElev: 194ft.

Mostly Cloudy and Breezy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed S 22 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.73 in
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Feb 10:55 am CST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNW West Helena AR

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 49. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 32. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. South southeast wind around 10 mph.  New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. South southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 49. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 32. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. South southeast wind around 10 mph. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNW West Helena AR
 34.61°N 90.65°W (Elev. 358 ft)
3:28 am CST Feb 24, 2017
11am CST Feb 24, 2017-6pm CST Mar 2, 2017
 
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