Fire Weather Threats for the Inter-Mountain West; Storm Potential Plains and Mid-Atlantic

Frontal systems moving into the northwestern states will bring gusty winds and critical fire weather threats through the weekend for portions of the Great Basin and North/Central Rockies. As these frontal systems reach the Plains, they will interact with deep moisture to produce strong to severe storms with damaging winds and heavy rain. A front in the Mid-Atlantic could also produce storms today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mena, Mena Intermountain Municipal Airport (KMEZ)

Lat: 34.55°NLon: 94.2°WElev: 1079ft.

Partly Cloudy

79°F

26°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 23 Aug 10:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ENE Octavia OK

Flash Flood Watch until August 23, 01:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
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    Flash Flood Watch until August 23, 01:00pm

    NOW until
    1:00pm Fri

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 82. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 82. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. North wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ENE Octavia OK
 34.57°N 94.62°W
10:57 am CDT Aug 23, 2019
11am CDT Aug 23, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 29, 2019
 
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