Severe Thunderstorms Possible from Ohio Valley to Mid-Atlantic; Excessive Heat in Central U.S.

Thunderstorms associated with wind damage and a risk for a tornado, will be possible from the Ohio Valley, central Appalachians and Mid-Atlantic states on Thursday. Dangerous heat will be possible from the Central Plains into the northern Gulf Coast though the weekend. Heavy rain in the Southwest U.S. could lead to flash flooding over the next several days as monsoonal conditions persist. Read More >

Current conditions at

Walnut Ridge Regional Airport (KARG)

Lat: 36.13°NLon: 90.92°WElev: 266ft.

Fair

88°F

31°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.9 mb)
Dewpoint 78°F (26°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index102°F (39°C)
Last update 29 Jul 10:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles S Cherokee Village AR

Heat Advisory July 29, 12:00pm until July 30, 07:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 107. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 105. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 107. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 105. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles S Cherokee Village AR
 36.27°N 91.53°W (Elev. 748 ft)
10:35 am CDT Jul 29, 2021
11am CDT Jul 29, 2021-6pm CDT Aug 4, 2021
 
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