Powerful Storm for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for the Plains; Lake Effect Snow across New York State

Powerful storm will impact most of the West for the remainder of this week and into the first weekend for the month of March. Heavy precipitation, strong winds and blizzard conditions for the mountains are expected. Downwind of Lake Ontario, heavy lake effect snow will affect Upstate New York through today. For the Plains, dry and breezy conditions will raise critical fire weather conditions. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Baxter County Airport (KBPK)

Lat: 36.37°NLon: 92.47°WElev: 925ft.

Fair

49°F

9°C

Humidity 21%
Wind Speed SW 10 mph
Barometer 30.39 in (1029.4 mb)
Dewpoint 11°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 29 Feb 12:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Mountain Home AR

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely after 8pm, mixing with snow after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain Likely
    then Wintry
    Mix Likely

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of rain, snow, and sleet before 7am, then a slight chance of rain between 7am and 8am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 58. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Wintry Mix
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 70. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Mostly
    Clear and
    Breezy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tonight
Rain likely after 8pm, mixing with snow after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday
A slight chance of rain, snow, and sleet before 7am, then a slight chance of rain between 7am and 8am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 58. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 70. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Mountain Home AR
 36.35°N 92.39°W (Elev. 823 ft)
12:35 pm CST Feb 29, 2024
1pm CST Feb 29, 2024-6pm CST Mar 6, 2024
 
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