Wet Weather in the Central Gulf Coast and Pacific Northwest; Critical Fire Weather Threat in the West

Locally heavy rainfall continue to bring flash flooding along the central Gulf Coast from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain, winds, cooler temperatures, and possibly high elevation snow to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread critical fire weather due to dry, gusty winds is forecast from the Great Basin into the northern Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Russelville Municipal Airport (KRUE)

Lat: 35.26°NLon: 93.09°WElev: 374ft.

Fair

86°F

30°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1013.9 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index92°F (33°C)
Last update 18 Sep 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SW Lurton AR

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a steady temperature around 67. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 53. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 70. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 49. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a steady temperature around 67. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 53. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 70. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 49. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 52.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SW Lurton AR
 35.71°N 93.15°W (Elev. 1818 ft)
5:36 pm CDT Sep 18, 2021
6pm CDT Sep 18, 2021-6pm CDT Sep 25, 2021
 
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