Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West; Storms in the High Plains

Gusty winds, very dry conditions, and areas of dry thunderstorms are producing Critical fire weather threats across the Great Basin, Northern Rockies, and into the Northern High Plains. Severe storms in the High Plains are primarily expected to contain damaging winds and large hail. Near record heat in the South and Central High Plains and the Northeast. Heat builds into the Southwest this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Little Rock, Adams Field (KLIT)

Lat: 34.73°NLon: 92.24°WElev: 259ft.

Light Rain

74°F

23°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.6 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 11 Aug 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Little Rock, Adams Field AR

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Calm wind.  New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 99. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Calm wind. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 99. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. Calm wind.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Little Rock, Adams Field AR
 34.73°N 92.23°W (Elev. 272 ft)
5:36 pm CDT Aug 11, 2020
6pm CDT Aug 11, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 18, 2020
 
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