Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
Read More...

Current conditions at

Russellville, Russellville Regional Airport (KRUE)

Lat: 35.26°NLon: 93.09°WElev: 404ft.

Mostly Cloudy

68°F

20°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed E 9 G 18 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.1 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Apr 5:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Fourche Junction AR

Severe T-storm Watch until April 29, 10:00am
Click here for hazard details and duration
...
  •  
    Severe T-storm Watch until April 29, 10:00am

    NOW until
    10:00am Fri

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am. Some of the storms could be severe.  High near 76. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 65. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South southwest wind around 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 78. West northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. North wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am. Some of the storms could be severe. High near 76. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 65. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South southwest wind around 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 78. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. North wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71. North wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Fourche Junction AR
 34.95°N 93.16°W
5:35 am CDT Apr 29, 2016
6am CDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm CDT May 5, 2016
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database