Major Winter Storm System Will Bring A Variety Of Impacts To The Central, Southern, And Eastern U.S. Through The Weekend

An impactful winter storm will track from the Plains to New England through Sunday, with bitter cold behind it. Heavy snow is likely from the Corn Belt to interior Northeast, with significant ice accumulations in the Ohio Valley and New England. Farther south, heavy rain could lead to flooding in the Tennessee Valley on Saturday, with isolated severe thunderstorms in the lower Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mena, Mena Intermountain Municipal Airport (KMEZ)

Lat: 34.55°NLon: 94.2°WElev: 1079ft.

Mostly Cloudy

59°F

15°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 29.85 in
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Jan 1:55 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Howard AR

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 3am, then rain likely after 3am.  Low around 26. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of freezing rain and sleet before 9am, then a chance of snow between 9am and noon.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 25 by 10am. Wind chill values between 10 and 19. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix and
    Blustery then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 19. Wind chill values between 7 and 12. Northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 42. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 48. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. South wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 47. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 3am, then rain likely after 3am. Low around 26. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of freezing rain and sleet before 9am, then a chance of snow between 9am and noon. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 25 by 10am. Wind chill values between 10 and 19. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19. Wind chill values between 7 and 12. Northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 42. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 48. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. South wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 47. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Howard AR
 34.68°N 94.45°W
2:02 pm CST Jan 18, 2019
2pm CST Jan 18, 2019-6pm CST Jan 24, 2019
 
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