x

Fort Smith/Fayetteville News | 5newsonline KFSM 5NEWS | Get the local news and weather where you live from 5NEWS. Covering Fort Smith, Fayetteville, Bentonville, and all of Northwest Arkansas and the River Valley.

Heat, Humidity, And Sunshine Lock In

Nice weather is here for the weekend but more hot weather is heading towards the Ozarks. Strong high pressure will return by Monday, Labor Day, bringing back a ...
EXPLAIN

Nice weather is here for the weekend but more hot weather is heading towards the Ozarks. Strong high pressure will return by Monday, Labor Day, bringing back a bubble of heat, humidity, and sunshine next week. Rain chances will be greatly reduced.

VIDEO FORECAST

SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY

Conditions should remain calm tonight with mostly clear skies. There may be a few passing high cirrus clouds here and there. Temperatures should dip into the mid-to-upper 60s.

BIG STORY

Highs on Sunday will reach the mid 80s in Northwest Arkansas and low 90s throughout the River Valley.

Forecast – Highs Tomorrow

LABOR DAY WEEKEND FORECAST

Overall cloud activity will reduce in Arkansas and Oklahoma for the rest of the Labor Day Weekend. Lots of sunshine and warm weather is expected.

LAKEFORECAST

LOOKING AHEAD

High pressure will be building throughout the rest of the weekend and into next week. Temperatures should warm more solidly into the 90s with the humidity increasing a bit as well.

EXPLAIN

Dew points should settle in the low 70s, keeping things muggy the next several days.

MUGGY_FORECAST_PM

-Matt