Historic Flooding Continues in the Midwest; Upcoming Soaking Rain for Mid-Atlantic and Northeast

Historic flooding continues across parts of the central U.S. this week, despite dry weather. Meanwhile, two cold fronts digging into the Eastern half of the U.S. will draw a developing coastal low and surge of Atlantic moisture into eastern North Carolina and the Mid-Atlantic for a soaking rain. This low will track up the Northeastern seaboard Thursday/Friday for locally heavy rain and mtn snow. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fletcher Field, Clarksdale (KCKM)

Lat: 34.3°NLon: 90.51°WElev: 173ft.

Mostly Cloudy

39°F

4°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.26 in
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Mar 3:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

West Helena AR

Flood Warning until April 2, 04:00am
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Flood Warning
  •  
    Flood Warning until April 2, 04:00am

    NOW until
    4:00am Tue

    Flood Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 61. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely before 1am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 41. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 40. North wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43. North wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. East southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 61. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely before 1am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 41. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 40. North wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. North wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. East southeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
West Helena AR
 34.54°N 90.65°W (Elev. 213 ft)
3:38 am CDT Mar 20, 2019
4am CDT Mar 20, 2019-6pm CDT Mar 26, 2019
 
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