Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Russellville, Russellville Regional Airport (KRUE)

Lat: 35.26°NLon: 93.09°WElev: 404ft.

Overcast

23°C

74°F

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed S 6 km/h
Barometer 1015.8 mb (30.02 in)
Dewpoint 20°C (68°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 25 May 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Russellville AR

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. South wind around 10 km/h.  New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. South wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 19 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 26. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 26 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 18. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 18 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. South wind around 10 km/h. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. South wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 26. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 18. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
Russellville AR
 35.28°N 93.13°W
2:35 pm CDT May 25, 2016
3pm CDT May 25, 2016-6pm CDT May 31, 2016
 
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