Heavy Rain and Thunderstorms Expected in the Midwest

Showers and scattered thunderstorms are expected in the Central U.S., from Oklahoma up to the northern Great Lakes. The potential exists for 1 to 2 inches of rainfall, with the greatest amounts likely across northern Oklahoma and eastern Kansas. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding. Some of the thunderstorms could be severe, with hail and damaging winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Russellville, Russellville Regional Airport (KRUE)

Lat: 35.26°NLon: 93.09°WElev: 404ft.

Mostly Cloudy

86°F

30°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.07 in (1017.4 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index91°F (33°C)
Last update 26 Aug 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Fourche Junction AR

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Light east northeast wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Light northeast wind becoming east northeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light northeast  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. East northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Light east northeast wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the morning. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Light northeast wind becoming east northeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light northeast after midnight.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. East northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Fourche Junction AR
 34.95°N 93.16°W
12:35 pm CDT Aug 26, 2016
1pm CDT Aug 26, 2016-6pm CDT Sep 1, 2016
 
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