Western Heat Wave Continues; Severe Weather in the Midwest; Tropical Disturbance in the Gulf of Mexico

The persistent and extreme heat wave being felt across the western U.S. is set to continue and even expand into the Central U.S. Severe weather and flash flooding are possible over the Midwest. A tropical depression will likely form over the western Gulf of Mexico in the next two days. Heavy rain could begin to impact portions of the northern Gulf Coast Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Walnut Ridge Regional Airport (KARG)

Lat: 36.13°NLon: 90.92°WElev: 266ft.

Fair

78°F

26°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.0 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 16 Jun 10:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Walnut Ridge AR

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 101. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 99. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 92. South southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 101. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 99. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 92. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Walnut Ridge AR
 36.07°N 90.95°W (Elev. 262 ft)
10:35 pm CDT Jun 16, 2021
11pm CDT Jun 16, 2021-6pm CDT Jun 23, 2021
 
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