A Number Of Hazards Expected Today

A number of hazards are expected across the U.S. today. Severe thunderstorms are expected in the Upper Mississippi Valley and from Missouri to the Carolinas. Widespread critical fire weather conditions are likely from the Southwest to south-central High Plains. Flood watches are in effect for parts of Hawaii and Alaska. Finally, record heat persists in the Southern U.S. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Smith Regional Airport (KFSM)

Lat: 35.33°NLon: 94.37°WElev: 436ft.

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed SW 12 mph
Barometer 29.67 in (1004.1 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 19 May 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Van Buren AR

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South wind around 15 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. East wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South wind around 15 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. East wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. East wind around 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Van Buren AR
 35.45°N 94.37°W
10:55 am CDT May 19, 2022
11am CDT May 19, 2022-6pm CDT May 25, 2022
 
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