Winter Storm Bringing Hazardous Travel from the Plains to the Northeast through this Weekend

A sprawling winter storm will create hazardous travel conditions from the Plains into the Northeastern U.S. through this weekend. Areas of moderate to heavy snow are forecast over much of the Upper Midwest, Great Lakes, and the interior Northeast and northern New England. Freezing rain is expected from the southern Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley, and the Mid Atlantic region. Read More >

Current conditions at

West Memphis, West Memphis Municipal Airport (KAWM)

Lat: 35.13°NLon: 90.23°WElev: 213ft.

Light Rain

51°F

11°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1022.9 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 17 Jan 7:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

West Memphis AR

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Temperature rising to around 55 by 3am. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon.  Temperature rising to near 60 by 9am, then falling to around 48 during the remainder of the day. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 29. North northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 42. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. North northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 34. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 37. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Temperature rising to around 55 by 3am. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon. Temperature rising to near 60 by 9am, then falling to around 48 during the remainder of the day. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 29. North northwest wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 42. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 34. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 37. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 53.
Thursday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
West Memphis AR
 35.16°N 90.19°W (Elev. 210 ft)
3:19 pm CST Jan 17, 2020
8pm CST Jan 17, 2020-6pm CST Jan 24, 2020
 
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