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Winter weather forecast for Rockies and southern Plains

A developing storm system will bring snow to parts of the Rockies and southern Plains on Friday, which will move into the central U.S. on Saturday. Freezing rain is also forecast from Texas to the mid-Mississippi Valley and into the Carolinas. Meanwhile, temperatures will be 20-40 degrees below normal across parts of the central and southern U.S. on Friday.

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current Conditions

Benton County

Zone Forecast

  • Rest Of Today Partly sunny. Highs around 20. Lowest wind chill readings of around 5 above late in the morning. Light wind.
  • Tonight Mostly cloudy. Lows around 15. Lowest wind chill readings of around 5 above in the late evening and overnight. Light wind.
  • Saturday Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow in the morning... Then snow in the afternoon. Snow accumulation around 1 inch. Highs around 30. Lowest wind chill readings of around 5 above early in the morning. Southeast winds around 10 mph. Chance of snow 80 percent.
  • Saturday Night Snow. Light snow accumulation possible. Near steady temperature around 30. Southeast winds around 10 mph. Chance of snow 80 percent.
  • Sunday Snow likely. Rain possibly mixed with freezing rain late in the morning. Rain likely in the afternoon. Light snow accumulation possible. Highs in the upper 30s. Southwest winds around 10 mph in the morning shifting to the west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
  • Sunday Night Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s.
  • Monday Mostly cloudy. Highs around 40.
  • Monday Night Rain and rain showers likely. Near steady temperature in the upper 30s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
  • Tuesday Rain showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms. Highs around 60. Chance of rain 60 percent.
  • Tuesday Night Colder. Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain possibly mixed with snow. Lows in the mid 20s.
  • Wednesday Much colder. Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow. Highs around 30.
  • Wednesday Night Mostly cloudy. Lows around 16.
  • Thursday Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 30s.