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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Russellville, Russellville Regional Airport (KRUE)

Lat: 35.26°NLon: 93.09°WElev: 404ft.

Overcast

62°F

17°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1022.6 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Mar 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Fourche Junction AR

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of rain or sprinkles.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. East wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of rain or sprinkles before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 79. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Low around 57. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. West southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of rain or sprinkles. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. East wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of rain or sprinkles before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 79. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Low around 57. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Fourche Junction AR
 34.95°N 93.16°W
4:35 pm CDT Mar 22, 2017
5pm CDT Mar 22, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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