Severe Thunderstorms Possible From The Plains To The Great Lakes, Heat Wave To Continue Over The Southern U.S.

Scattered strong to severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, isolated tornadoes, and heavy rainfall will be possible through tonight from the central Plains to the Great Lakes and Northeast U.S. The heavy rainfall could lead to localized flash flooding. Excessive heat will persist across the southern Plains and Desert Southwest early this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mount Ida (KMWT)

Lat: 34.55°NLon: 93.58°WElev: 702ft.

Fair

33°C

91°F

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed S 7 km/h
Barometer 1012.1 mb (29.94 in)
Dewpoint 23°C (73°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index38°C (100°F)
Last update 18 Aug 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mount Ida AR

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 38. South wind around 10 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. South southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Heat index values as high as 39. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 34 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. South southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 35 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 36 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 38. South wind around 10 km/h.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. South southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Heat index values as high as 39. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. South southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Calm wind.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Calm wind.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Calm wind.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Calm wind.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Mount Ida AR
 34.54°N 93.63°W (Elev. 228 m)
12:35 pm CDT Aug 18, 2019
1pm CDT Aug 18, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 24, 2019
 
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