Cooling Stations in Washington County

Washington County Cooling Stations

From the City of Fayetteville, June 26, 2012


Yvonne Richardson Center, 240 E Rock St, Fayetteville (479) 444-3461

Fayetteville Senior Center, 945 S College Ave , Fayetteville (479) 571-2920

Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St., Fayetteville (479) 856-7250

Northwest Arkansas Mall, 4201 North Shiloh Drive, Fayetteville (479) 521-6151 

Springdale's John Powell Senior Center, 610 E Grove Ave, Springdale  (479) 756-6693

Springdale Youth Center, 600 Ash Street Springdale (479) 751-7275


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National Weather Service (NWS) advisories are called when the daytime heat index soars to/over 105 degrees and nighttime ambient temperatures of 75 degrees or more persist for two days or longer.  When issuing a heat alert or advisory, Central EMS or NWS will provide local media outlets with health and safety information relating to hot weather, and the Washington County Department of Emergency Management (WCDEM) will notify area public safety agencies of the increased danger.


Individuals are urged to take extra precautions on Heat Alert days, including:


updated 4/30/2020