Ophelia Impacting the East; Heavy Rainfall and Severe Threats for the Center of the Nation

Heavy rain, gusty winds, storm surge, high surf and rip currents that could be life threatening, will affect the Mid-Atlantic through this weekend. For the center of the nation, a cold front will focus showers and thunderstorms, some severe with excessive rainfall and flash flooding, through the weekend. Meanwhile, much cooler temperatures and a wet weather pattern enters the Pacific Northwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Baxter County Airport (KBPK)

Lat: 36.37°NLon: 92.47°WElev: 925ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed Vrbl 7 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1013.7 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 23 Sep 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mountain Home AR

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 85. South southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 66. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 79. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. North wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 81. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 82. North wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 85. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 66. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 79. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the evening.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. North wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 82. North wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Mountain Home AR
 36.35°N 92.39°W (Elev. 823 ft)
12:36 pm CDT Sep 23, 2023
1pm CDT Sep 23, 2023-6pm CDT Sep 29, 2023
 
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