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

Memphis International Airport (KMEM)

Lat: 35.06°NLon: 89.99°WElev: 253ft.

Mostly Cloudy

72°F

22°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Aug 6:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NW Memphis TN

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NW Memphis TN
 35.15°N 90.05°W (Elev. 197 ft)
3:14 am CDT Aug 18, 2018
7am CDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 24, 2018
 
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