Cold Front to Move across the Pacific Northwest Through Tuesday; Storm Developing Over the Four Corners

A cold front will move across the Pacific Northwest on Tuesday, bringing low elevation rain and heavy mountain snow. This will be the first of several waves of unsettled weather to impact the region through this week. An upper level disturbance will contribute to development of a storm with rain and snow over the Four Corners. East of this storm, ice is possible from Nebraska to Wisconsin. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Smith Regional Airport (KFSM)

Lat: 35.33°NLon: 94.37°WElev: 436ft.

Fair

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 30.57 in (1035.6 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill21°F (-6°C)
Last update 21 Jan 2:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Charleston AR

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 25. East wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 42. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 42 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of snow and sleet after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 31. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Snow/Sleet

    Low: 31 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain, freezing rain, and sleet before noon, then rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 38. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then Rain
    Likely

    High: 38 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Periods of rain.  Low around 34. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Periods of rain.  High near 42. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 25. East wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 42. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow and sleet after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 31. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain, freezing rain, and sleet before noon, then rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 38. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Periods of rain. Low around 34. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
Periods of rain. High near 42. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. South wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Charleston AR
 35.29°N 94.04°W
2:55 am CST Jan 21, 2020
3am CST Jan 21, 2020-6pm CST Jan 27, 2020
 
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