Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats Shift From Southern Plains to Lower Mississippi Valley; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy to excessive rainfall with flash flood concerns will shift from the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to Critical Fire weather threats will linger through the weekend across the Great Basin and central Rockies. Finally, Major to Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and across parts of North and South Carolina this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

West Memphis, West Memphis Municipal Airport (KAWM)

Lat: 35.13°NLon: 90.23°WElev: 213ft.

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Humidity NA
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility NA
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Extended Forecast for

Forrest City AR

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 66. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 71. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 64. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 73. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 66. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 71. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 64. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 73. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Forrest City AR
 35.01°N 90.77°W (Elev. 338 ft)
9:30 pm CDT Sep 21, 2018
10pm CDT Sep 21, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 28, 2018
 
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