• Mostly cloudy 83°
    Outdoor Concert Current Weather
    • RealFeel
      94°
    • Relative Humidity
      80%
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
  • Today

    Jul 7

    Hi 84°

    Heavy rain and a thunderstorm

    Poor for an outdoor concert
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      97°
    • Precip
      70%
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    Day Details >
  • Tomorrow

    Jul 8

    Hi 81°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Good for an outdoor concert
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      87°
    • Precip
      66%
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
    Day Details >
  • Thursday

    Jul 9

    Hi 90°

    Warmer with a thunderstorm

    Very Good for an outdoor concert
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      98°
    • Precip
      55%
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    Day Details >
Next

Rain and a thunderstorm today can lead to flooding

7/7 7/8 Now: 1:58pm
PM 1-5
  • 1pm Rain 82° 51%
  • 2pm Mostly cloudy 83° 49%
  • 3pm Rain 84° 61%
  • 4pm Rain 83° 61%
  • 5pm Mostly cloudy 81° 49%
AM 12-5
  • 12am Cloudy 74° 47%
  • 1am Thunderstorms 74° 51%
  • 2am Cloudy 74° 40%
  • 3am Cloudy 73° 34%
  • 4am Cloudy 74° 40%
  • 5am Thunderstorms 74° 56%
AM 6-11
  • 6am Cloudy 74° 49%
  • 7am Thunderstorms 74° 56%
  • 8am Thunderstorms 75° 51%
  • 9am Cloudy 76° 47%
  • 10am Cloudy 77° 47%
  • 11am Thunderstorms 75° 51%
Hourly Forecast >
Jul 07, 2015; 4:41 AM ET
Five-day Weather Forecast for Ft. Smith, AR
Ft. Smith, AR Weather Forecast

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