Barry Fading Away; Attention Turns To Major Summer Heat Wave

Post-Tropical Barry continues to steadily weaken and will fade away over the next day or two. The decaying system may still produce very heavy rainfall and possible flash flooding from the Lower Mississippi Valley to the Ohio Valley. Attention on the weather then shifts from Barry to a major summer heat wave mid to late week into the weekend, across much of the Central and Eastern states. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Russelville Municipal Airport (KRUE)

Lat: 35.26°NLon: 93.09°WElev: 374ft.

Overcast

76°F

24°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.1 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index75°F (24°C)
Last update 16 Jul 8:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Pontoon AR

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 87. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 107. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 94 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 94. Light south southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 95. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Friday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 94. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 87. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 107. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 94. Light south southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 95. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 94. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 95.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Pontoon AR
 35.12°N 93.02°W (Elev. 331 ft)
9:35 am CDT Jul 16, 2019
9am CDT Jul 16, 2019-6pm CDT Jul 22, 2019
 
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