Heavy Rainfall And Severe Weather Potential From The Great Lakes and Ohio Valley to South Central Plains; Western Fire Weather Threats Remain Elevated

A low pressure system and front moving through the Mississippi Valley may yield heavy to excessive rainfall and the threat for some severe thunderstorms from parts of the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley to South Central Plains. Fire weather threats will remain elevated across the Northwest into the northern Rockies, as a system from the Pacific moves into and through the area over the next few days. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jonesboro, Jonesboro Municipal Airport (KJBR)

Lat: 35.84°NLon: 90.64°WElev: 259ft.

Partly Cloudy

91°F

33°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed S 14 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.8 mb)
Dewpoint 80°F (27°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index109°F (43°C)
Last update 16 Aug 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Paragould AR

Heat Advisory until August 16, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until August 16, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Thu

    Heat Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South southwest wind around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. West wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South southwest wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. West wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Paragould AR
 36.06°N 90.51°W (Elev. 289 ft)
4:05 pm CDT Aug 16, 2018
4pm CDT Aug 16, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 23, 2018
 
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