Significant Winter Storm to Impact the Western U.S into Tuesday; Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the Southern High Plains

A strong winter storm will continue to progress into the Northern Rockies and Great Basin, bringing heavy mountain snow and strong winds through Tuesday. Heavy snow combined with strong winds will produce near-blizzard conditions, with snow rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour. Dry, gusty winds will create widespread critical fire weather conditions in the southern High Plains through Monday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Smith Regional Airport (KFSM)

Lat: 35.33°NLon: 94.37°WElev: 436ft.

Fair

58°F

14°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.89 in (1011.8 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Feb 9:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Fort Smith Regional Airport AR

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 50. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 83. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29. North wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 50. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 83. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29. North wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 66. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 74. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. East wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Smith Regional Airport AR
 35.34°N 94.37°W
9:50 pm CST Feb 25, 2024
10pm CST Feb 25, 2024-6pm CST Mar 3, 2024
 
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