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Potential for Severe Weather and Heavy Rain in the South this Weekend

A low pressure system moving across the southern Gulf States will bring a threat of isolated severe thunderstorms containing hail and damaging winds this weekend. Fire Weather threats remain elevated for portions of western Texas and along the New Mexico border. Cooler than normal temperatures continue in the east, while above normal temperatures are forecast for the west coast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Baxter County Airport (KBPK)

Lat: 36.37°NLon: 92.47°WElev: 925ft.

Fair

69°F

21°C

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.8 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Apr 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Optimus AR

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7pm.  Low around 55. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 62. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 53. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 62. North northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. North northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 68. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 10 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. West northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 64 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7pm. Low around 55. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 62. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 53. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 62. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 10 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Optimus AR
 36.03°N 92.12°W
3:35 pm CDT Apr 21, 2018
4pm CDT Apr 21, 2018-6pm CDT Apr 28, 2018
 
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