Fort Smith, AR

11:47 PM CDT on May 27, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Riley Farms | | Change Station

Elev 584 ft 35.28 °N, 94.37 °W | Updated 48 seconds ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
81.3 °F
Feels Like 88 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from SSW
Gusts 0.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.80 in
Visibility 6.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 88 °F
Dew Point 76 °F
Humidity 83%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:05 AM 8:23 PM
Waxing Crescent, 8% visible
SPECI KFSM 280440Z AUTO 00000KT 6SM VCTS HZ CLR 28/22 A2980 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQDS PRESRR T02780222
Pressure 29.80 in
Visibility 6.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 88 °F
Dew Point 76 °F
Humidity 83%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:05 AM 8:23 PM
Waxing Crescent, 8% visible
SPECI KFSM 280440Z AUTO 00000KT 6SM VCTS HZ CLR 28/22 A2980 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQDS PRESRR T02780222

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Tornado Watch
Issued: 11:43 PM CDT May. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

Tornado Watch 279 remains in effect until 1200 am CDT for the
following locations


AR
. Arkansas counties included are

Benton Carroll Crawford
Franklin Madison Sebastian
Washington




Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 11:40 PM CDT May. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
northern Sebastian County in west central Arkansas...
Crawford County in northwestern Arkansas...
eastern Sequoyah County in east central Oklahoma...

* until 1215 am CDT

* at 1140 PM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from 6 miles east of bunch to 4 miles southwest of short
to 2 miles east of Gans, moving east at 50 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations in or near the path include...
Fort Smith... Van Buren...
Cedarville... Mountainburg...
Alma... Barling...
Muldrow... Roland...
Lavaca... Arkoma...
Mulberry... Dyer...
Gans... Moffett...
Rudy... short...
Bloomer... Figure Five...
Kibler... Central City...

This includes the following highways,
Interstate 40 in Arkansas between mile markers 0 and 23.
Interstate 40 in Oklahoma between mile markers 312 and 328.
Interstate 540 between mile markers 1 and 14.
Interstate 49 between mile markers 22 and 31.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.


A Tornado Watch remains in effect until midnight CDT for northwestern
and west central Arkansas... and southeastern, northeastern and east
central Oklahoma.

Lat... Lon 3547 9406 3546 9404 3544 9408 3524 9408
      3526 9432 3529 9444 3538 9443 3537 9449
      3531 9448 3530 9450 3533 9460 3530 9462
      3530 9468 3533 9469 3536 9476 3552 9467
      3564 9471 3564 9408 3558 9407 3557 9402
time... Mot... loc 0440z 269deg 44kt 3570 9465 3553 9456 3538 9464

Hail... 0.75in
wind... 60mph


Lacy


Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 2:47 PM CDT May. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch in effect from 7 PM CDT this evening through
Sunday morning...

The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued a

* Flood Watch for portions of Arkansas and Oklahoma... including
the following counties... in Arkansas... Benton... Carroll...
Crawford... Franklin... Madison... Sebastian and Washington AR.
In Oklahoma... Adair... Cherokee... Choctaw... Haskell... Latimer...
   Le Flore... McIntosh... Muskogee... Pittsburg... Pushmataha...
Sequoyah and Wagoner.

* From 7 PM CDT this evening through Sunday morning.

* Widespread showers and thunderstorms will spread across eastern
Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas this evening and overnight.
Locally excessive rainfall amounts are likely. Recent heavy
rainfall may result in rapid onset flash flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.