Significant Severe Weather and Flooding Continue for the Central U.S.

Severe thunderstorms, with some strong tornadoes and very large hail, will continue across central portions of the country through Thursday evening as well as a strong wind threat in portions of the Northeast. Very heavy rainfall on already saturated and flooded ground in the Plains means significant flooding will continue into next week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Smith Regional Airport (KFSM)

Lat: 35.33°NLon: 94.37°WElev: 436ft.

Fair

88°F

31°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed S 13 G 20 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index91°F (33°C)
Last update 23 May 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Van Buren AR

Flood Warning until further notice
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Flood Warning until further notice
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    Flood Warning until further notice

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    Flood Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 89. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 89. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 5 mph.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Van Buren AR
 35.45°N 94.37°W
5:58 pm CDT May 23, 2019
6pm CDT May 23, 2019-6pm CDT May 30, 2019
 
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