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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mena, Mena Intermountain Municipal Airport (KMEZ)

Lat: 34.55° N Lon: 94.2° W Elev: 1079 ft.

Fair

86°F

30°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.98 in
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index95°F (35°C)
Last update 21 Jul 8:35 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Polk County

Tonight
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph in the evening...decreasing to 5 mph after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 90s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. The chance of precipitation 20 percent. Afternoon heat index values around 102.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph in the evening...decreasing to 5 mph after midnight.
Sunday
Partly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. South winds 5 mph. The chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Southwest winds 5 mph. The chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Monday
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. The chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. The chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Tuesday
Partly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. The chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. The chance of precipitation 20 percent.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 70s.
Thursday
Sunny. Highs in the mid 90s.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 70s.
Friday
Sunny. Highs in the mid 90s.



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700 PM CDT Fri Jul 21 2017
 
 

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