Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West; Storms in the High Plains; Flash Flood Risk in the Mid-Atlantic

Critical fire weather conditions persist across portions of the Northwest, Northern Rockies and Great Basin. Severe thunderstorms with large hail and a few strong gusts are possible across parts of the northern and central Plains. Heavy rainfall brings a flash flooding risk to the Mid-Atlantic. Heat builds in the Southwest into California this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

West Memphis, West Memphis Municipal Airport (KAWM)

Lat: 35.13°NLon: 90.23°WElev: 213ft.

Partly Cloudy

24°C

75°F

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1014.7 mb (29.98 in)
Dewpoint 23°C (73°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 11 Aug 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Forrest City AR

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7am and 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 29. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7am and 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 29. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Calm wind.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Calm wind.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Calm wind.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Calm wind.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Calm wind.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Forrest City AR
 35.01°N 90.77°W (Elev. 103 m)
3:28 pm CDT Aug 11, 2020
11pm CDT Aug 11, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 18, 2020
 
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