Active Week Of Severe Weather Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will occur 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 will pose a risk for flooding concerns, particularly over portions of the southern 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.

Fair

25°C

77°F

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed Vrbl 9 km/h
Barometer 1007.0 mb (29.76 in)
Dewpoint 18°C (65°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index26°C (79°F)
Last update 27 May 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Russellville AR

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 26. South southeast wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 26 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 19. East southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 19 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 29. South wind 5 to 15 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 30 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind.  New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 30 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. East wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 26. South southeast wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 19. East southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 29. South wind 5 to 15 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Memorial Day
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. East wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
Russellville AR
 35.28°N 93.13°W
3:35 pm CDT May 27, 2016
4pm CDT May 27, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 3, 2016
 
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