Heavy Rainfall Possible Across the Central U.S.; Poor Air Quality Across the Northwest and North Central States

Thunderstorms will produce locally heavy rainfall and possibly some flash flooding across central portions of the country through tonight, with a few strong to locally severe thunderstorms possible. Otherwise, smoke from the wildfires burning across western North America will continue to create poor air quality across northern portions of the country. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fort Smith Regional Airport (KFSM)

Lat: 35.33°NLon: 94.37°WElev: 436ft.

Mostly Cloudy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1011.5 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 19 Aug 8:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Alma AR

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 83. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 87. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. North wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 83. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 87. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. North wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. North wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 93. South wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Alma AR
 35.49°N 94.23°W
7:57 am CDT Aug 19, 2018
8am CDT Aug 19, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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