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

Severe storms and heavy rains are likely in the Upper Midwest and Plains through this evening. A long duration heat wave will build across the West through next week with excessive heat watches/warnings in effect from the Southwest to Northwest. TS Josephine is forecast to pass well north of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands while TS Kyle is forecast to move quickly away from land this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

West Memphis, West Memphis Municipal Airport (KAWM)

Lat: 35.13°NLon: 90.23°WElev: 213ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.92 in (1012.5 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 14 Aug 11:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Forrest City AR

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 91. North wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 72. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 88. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. North wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 91. North wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 72. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. North wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. North wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 88. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 86.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Forrest City AR
 35.01°N 90.77°W (Elev. 338 ft)
11:55 pm CDT Aug 14, 2020
12am CDT Aug 15, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 20, 2020
 
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