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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

South Arkansas Regional Airport (KELD)

Lat: 33.22°NLon: 92.81°WElev: 249ft.

Partly Cloudy

93°F

34°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.4 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index106°F (41°C)
Last update 10 Aug 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

El Dorado AR

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 104. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Hot

    High: 96 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 106. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 96.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 104. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 106. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 96.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny and hot, with a high near 95.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95.
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Point Forecast:
El Dorado AR
 33.22°N 92.65°W (Elev. 230 ft)
2:47 pm CDT Aug 10, 2020
2pm CDT Aug 10, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 16, 2020
 
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