Florence Departs U.S. But Rivers Will Rise Further In Carolinas; Heavy Rain Continues In Midwest

Heavy rain has come to an end across the Northeast U.S. as Florence moves into the Atlantic, but major-to-record river flooding will continue across the Carolinas for days to weeks as Florence's rainfall makes its way through area river systems. Meanwhile, a stationary front extending through the Midwest will be a focus for heavy rain with localized flash flooding across the Upper Midwest midweek. Read More >

Current conditions at

Baxter County Airport (KBPK)

Lat: 36.37°NLon: 92.47°WElev: 925ft.

Partly Cloudy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1012.9 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 19 Sep 1:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Salem AR

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. East northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. East northeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Salem AR
 36.36°N 91.83°W
1:35 am CDT Sep 19, 2018
2am CDT Sep 19, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 25, 2018
 
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