Heavy Rainfall Possible Across the Central U.S.; Poor Air Quality Across the Northwest and North Central States

Thunderstorms will produce locally heavy rainfall and possibly some flash flooding across central portions of the country through tonight, with a few strong to locally severe thunderstorms possible. Otherwise, smoke from the wildfires burning across western North America will continue to create poor air quality across northern portions of the country. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fort Smith Regional Airport (KFSM)

Lat: 35.33°NLon: 94.37°WElev: 436ft.

Light Rain

83°F

28°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 29.84 in (1009.8 mb)
Dewpoint 78°F (26°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index93°F (34°C)
Last update 19 Aug 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Smith ARSimilar City Names

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Light northwest wind becoming west 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 86. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

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

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Light northwest wind becoming west 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 86. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. North wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. North wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 93. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Smith ARSimilar City Names
 35.36°N 94.39°W
1:57 pm CDT Aug 19, 2018
2pm CDT Aug 19, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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