Dangerous Heat Wave for the West; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain for Upper Midwest

A sweltering and long duration heat wave will build across the West this weekend through much of next week. Excessive heat warnings/watches along with heat advisories are in effect from the Southwest to the Northwest. Dangerous heat is also persisting across the southern Plains. Meanwhile, severe storms are likely in the Upper Midwest with heavy rain/flooding, damaging winds, hail, and tornadoes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Texarkana, Texarkana Regional-Webb Field (KTXK)

Lat: 33.46°NLon: 93.99°WElev: 387ft.

Overcast

71°F

22°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.7 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 14 Aug 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ashdown AR

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 105. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 109. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 95 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 90.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 105. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 109. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 90.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Ashdown AR
 33.67°N 94.13°W (Elev. 325 ft)
10:15 am CDT Aug 14, 2020
10am CDT Aug 14, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 20, 2020
 
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