Heavy Precipitation for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for the Southwest High Plains

A Moderate Risk of Excessive Rainfall remains in effect along portions of coastal southern California today. Heavy rain, gusty winds and heavy mountain snow in California are expected to become less intense by Wednesday. Meanwhile, a warming trend is expected to expand from the Great Plains into the Midwest through midweek. Fire weather concerns increase Wednesday for the Southwest High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

West Memphis, West Memphis Municipal Airport (KAWM)

Lat: 35.13°NLon: 90.23°WElev: 213ft.

Fair

65°F

18°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1022.2 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 20 Feb 2:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Forrest City AR

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 68. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 46. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 59. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 42. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 61. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 46. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 59. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 42. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 61. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Breezy.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Forrest City AR
 35.01°N 90.77°W (Elev. 338 ft)
3:45 pm CST Feb 20, 2024
4pm CST Feb 20, 2024-6pm CST Feb 27, 2024
 
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