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Current conditions at

West Memphis, West Memphis Municipal Airport (KAWM)

Lat: 35.13°NLon: 90.23°WElev: 213ft.

A Few Clouds

34°C

94°F

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed SW 13 km/h
Barometer 1015.2 mb (30.00 in)
Dewpoint 22°C (72°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index39°C (102°F)
Last update 10 Aug 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison AR

Heat Advisory until August 10, 07:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until August 10, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Mon

    Heat Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Heat index values as high as 41. Southwest wind around 15 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 35 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 23. South southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Heat index values as high as 41. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 34 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Calm wind.  New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Heat index values as high as 41. Southwest wind around 15 km/h.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 23. South southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Heat index values as high as 41. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Calm wind. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Calm wind.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Calm wind.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
Madison AR
 35.01°N 90.72°W (Elev. 65 m)
11:15 am CDT Aug 10, 2020
3pm CDT Aug 10, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 16, 2020
 
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