Severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain possible from portions of the central plains to the Upper Midwest

Severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain possible from portions of the central plains to the Upper Midwest this afternoon and evening. Strong, damaging winds and large hail are possible. An isolated tornado or two may occur. Strong thunderstorms are also possible from coastal South Carolina to south Georgia.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mountain Home, Baxter County Regional Airport (KBPK)

Lat: 36.37°NLon: 92.47°WElev: 925ft.

A Few Clouds

85°F

29°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.02 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index91°F (33°C)
Last update 25 Jun 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Optimus AR

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 99. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. North wind around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. North northwest wind around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 88. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 84. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. East southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 99. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. North wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. North northwest wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 88. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 84. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. East southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Optimus AR
 36.03°N 92.12°W
7:35 pm CDT Jun 25, 2016
7pm CDT Jun 25, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 2, 2016
 
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