Heavy Rain In The Plains; Poor Air Quality Out West

A slow moving weather system in the central U.S. will bring locally heavy rain to much of the Plains this weekend. Isolated flash flooding is possible in this area. Meanwhile, smoke from ongoing wildfires will continue to cause poor air quality across much of the interior West, although fire weather conditions are generally improving in this region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Baxter County Airport (KBPK)

Lat: 36.37°NLon: 92.47°WElev: 925ft.

Fair

71°F

22°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Aug 1:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SW Pontiac MO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly clear, with a low around 66. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 69. South southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. North northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 66. Calm wind.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Calm wind.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 69. South southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SW Pontiac MO
 36.49°N 92.64°W
1:35 am CDT Aug 18, 2018
1am CDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 24, 2018
 
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