Powerful Pacific Storm to Bring Widespread Hazardous Weather to West Coast; Two Storm Systems to Impact Central and Eastern U.S.

A powerful Pacific storm will hammer the West Coast into Friday with strong winds, heavy rain and heavy mountain snow. Heavy rain will bring a threat of flash flooding along recent burn scars while blizzard conditions are expected in the Sierras. Meanwhile, two winter storms will bring areas of heavy snow and freezing rain followed by bitter cold into this weekend from the Plains to the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fletcher Field, Clarksdale (KCKM)

Lat: 34.3°NLon: 90.51°WElev: 173ft.

Fog/Mist

36°F

2°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.33 in
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 16 Jan 8:15 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Helena AR

  • Today

    Today: Patchy freezing fog before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Patchy
    Freezing Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 45. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 57. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 56. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 50. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 60. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain showers, possibly mixing with snow after midnight, then gradually ending.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. North northwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy freezing fog before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 45. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 57. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 56. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 50. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 60. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain showers, possibly mixing with snow after midnight, then gradually ending. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. North northwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 40.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
Helena AR
 34.54°N 90.6°W (Elev. 289 ft)
3:29 am CST Jan 16, 2019
8am CST Jan 16, 2019-6pm CST Jan 22, 2019
 
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