Significant Outbreak Of Severe Thunderstorms, Violent Tornadoes, And Heavy Rain In The Plains This Evening

An outbreak of severe thunderstorms along with strong to violent, long-tracked tornadoes continues to unfold from northwest Texas into central Oklahoma and southwest Missouri this evening. In addition to tornadoes...very large hail, damaging winds and flash flooding are also occurring. Residents should heed any warnings issued and follow local forecast office social media pages for updates. Read More >

Current conditions at

Russelville Municipal Airport (KRUE)

Lat: 35.26°NLon: 93.09°WElev: 374ft.

Mostly Cloudy

79°F

26°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 29.76 in (1007.1 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 20 May 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Waveland AR

Tornado Watch until May 21, 01:00am
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Tornado Watch
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    Tornado Watch until May 21, 01:00am

    NOW until
    1:00am Tue

    Tornado Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southeast wind around 15 mph.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Some of the storms could be severe.  High near 75. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    and Breezy

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. South southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 83. South wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4am. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southeast wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Some of the storms could be severe. High near 75. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 83. South wind around 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Waveland AR
 35.17°N 93.65°W (Elev. 1998 ft)
6:36 pm CDT May 20, 2019
7pm CDT May 20, 2019-6pm CDT May 27, 2019
 
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