Active Weather for the Plains and Mississippi Valley

A developing storm across the Southern Plains is forecast to bring severe weather that includes large hail and damaging wind gusts, heavy rainfall that could result in flash flooding across portions of the Plains and Mississippi Valley. The effects of this storm will continue through the middle of this week. The Four Corners area will continue to see elevated to critical fire weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Baxter County Airport (KBPK)

Lat: 36.37°NLon: 92.47°WElev: 925ft.

Overcast

53°F

12°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1022.4 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 May 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Salem AR

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 54. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 71. East southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 62. East wind around 10 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 54. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 71. East southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 62. East wind around 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Salem AR
 36.36°N 91.83°W (Elev. 699 ft)
3:36 am CDT May 23, 2022
4am CDT May 23, 2022-6pm CDT May 29, 2022
 
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