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Excessive Heat and Critical Fire Weather in the Southwest; Severe Weather Threats Increase Sunday in the Plains

Strong high pressure is keeping temperatures hot across much of the west and south, with excessive Heat in the desert southwest. These conditions are also producing critical fire weather threats in the Four Corners area and interior northern California. Severe thunderstorms are possible in the Plains, Mid-South, and Mid-Atlantic this weekend; with very large hail threats in the Plains Sunday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mena, Mena Intermountain Municipal Airport (KMEZ)

Lat: 34.55°NLon: 94.2°WElev: 1079ft.

Fair

93°F

34°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 29.84 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index97°F (36°C)
Last update 23 Jun 4:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mena AR

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 97. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 98. South wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. South southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 93. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 95. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 95 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 97. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 98. South wind around 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 93. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 95. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 94.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 93.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
Mena AR
 34.57°N 94.23°W
3:35 pm CDT Jun 23, 2018
4pm CDT Jun 23, 2018-6pm CDT Jun 30, 2018
 
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