Daily Weather Briefing

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Thursday, April 26, 2018 We’ll have to deal w/cloudiness early today but hopefully, some sunshine will appear later today. LR High 69. The start of a great weekend begins tomorrow with sunshine & temps in the 70s and that goes through the weekend. May need to watch for severe weather mid next week. High temperatures will be well into the … Read More

Below Normal Temperatures

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Below normal temperatures are back after a couple of above normal days earlier this week. A cold front moved through the state yesterday and high pressure to the north will bring cooler air into the state. Highs this afternoon will be in the 60s across Arkansas with overnight lows in the 30s and 40s. A storm system to the west … Read More

A Quiet Weather Week

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It’s cold this morning with some areas at or below freezing. It’ll warm rather quickly today with afternoon high temperatures mainly in the 60s under sunny skies. Winds will be out of the west around 5-10 mph. So far the National Weather Service has confirmed 9 tornadoes from Friday’s severe weather event. This brings our yearly total up to 20 … Read More

A Quieter Pattern

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It’s a quieter morning across the state than yesterday afternoon and evening. Several severe thunderstorm and tornado warnings were issued with a few confirmed touchdowns. The NWS will be out today or tomorrow surveying damage areas. I went out chasing yesterday evening and hung out around Mayflower, but the storms decided to hold back a couple of hours and were … Read More

A Stormy Weather Day

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Today is certainly going to be an active weather day across Arkansas and I urge you to be weather aware especially this afternoon, evening and tonight as showers and thunderstorms move across the state. A storm system moving out of Kansas today will drag a dry line and a cold front across the state with showers and thunderstorms developing in … Read More

Severe Weather Friday

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It’s going to a breezy and warm day across Arkansas with south winds increasing during the afternoon to 15-20 mph and gusty as warmer air moves into the state. High temperatures will be in the 60s, 70s and lower 80s with the warmest readings in the south. Skies will be sunny with some highs clouds driting across the state. Clouds … Read More

Stormy and Colder

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1:00 pm Updated Arkansas Severe Weather Outlook. SPC shifts enhanced risk further south to extreme S Arkansas w/a Slight/Marginal Risk further north. The primary threat is damaging wind later this afternoon/evening in extreme S AR along with large hail. Iso tornado possible in S AR.   7:00 AM Showers and thunderstorms are scattered around this morning on what promises to … Read More

Severe Weather Then Colder

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1:00 PM Updated Arkansas Severe Weather Outlook. Enhanced Risk for much of southern Arkansas with a Slight/Marginal Risk to the north. The primary threat is damaging wind and large hail. An isolated tornado or two may be possible especially in southern sections.   7:00 AM Another chilly morning and more rain on the way. Temperatures were cold again this morning … Read More

Severe Weather Threat

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Arkansas Severe Weather Outlook The Storm Prediction Center has placed the eastern 1/3 of the state under an Enhanced Risk for severe weather this afternoon and evening with a Slight Risk to the west of the enhanced risk area and a Marginal Risk from SW to north-central Arkansas. The primary threat is damaging wind although a few storms will have … Read More

A Chilly Easter Sunday

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After a beautiful Saturday, Easter Sunday promises to be rather chilly, especially for the northern half of Arkansas. A cold front north of the state this morning will move south and enter the northern sections of the state late tonight or early Sunday morning with clouds and scattered showers and thunderstorms. This front will progress southward during the day so … Read More