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Severe weather possible across parts of central U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a Slight Risk of severe thunderstorms, capable of producing large hail and damaging winds, Wednesday afternoon and evening from northern Kansas northeastward to southwest Minnesota. Surrounding the Slight Risk area, a Marginal Risk of severe thunderstorms extends from northern Texas to south-central Minnesota.
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Fog/Mist

66°F

19°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.4 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update on 1 Apr 6:53 pm CDT

Current conditions at

Mountain Home, Baxter County Regional Airport (KBPK)

Lat: 36.37°N Lon: 92.47°W Elev: 925ft.

For More Weather Information:

Little Rock, AR Local Forecast Office

Optimus AR

7 Day Forecast

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South southwest wind around 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 60. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: Optimus AR
 36.03°N 92.12°W
Last Update: 6:52 pm CDT Apr 1, 2015
Forecast Valid: 8pm CDT Apr 1, 2015-6pm CDT Apr 8, 2015
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