Excessive Heat Continues for Washington State; Flooding Impacts Expected in the Southwest U.S.

Excessive heat will continue over central Washington through Friday with afternoon temperatures into the triple digits. In the Desert Southwest, monsoon activity will continue to generate localized flooding impacts in arroyos, slot canyons, and urban areas, as well as rapid rises on rivers, through this weekend. Flood Watches are widespread across Arizona and New Mexico for Friday and Saturday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Smith Regional Airport (KFSM)

Lat: 35.33°NLon: 94.37°WElev: 436ft.

Mostly Cloudy

72°F

22°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.4 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Aug 8:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Charleston AR

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. East wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. East wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. East wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. East wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. East wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. East wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
Charleston AR
 35.29°N 94.04°W
7:55 pm CDT Aug 17, 2022
9pm CDT Aug 17, 2022-6pm CDT Aug 24, 2022
 
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