Holiday Weekend Forecast

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We’re going to start the holiday weekend out with more of the same. Scattered afternoon and evening thunderstorms with high temperatures in the upper 80s to low 90s. The storms will be slow movers just like most of this week so if you get one, it will have the potential to drop heavy rain in a short amount of time … Read More

Daily Weather Briefing

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Thursday, May 24, 2018 Central Arkansas forecast remains the same. Partly Cloudy, warm and humid with scattered afternoon and evening showers and thunderstorms for the next few days. Rain chances decrease a little Sunday & Monday but it turns warmer. Rainfall yesterday was pretty heavy is several locations. Little Rock picked up just under 1 inch while North Little Rock … Read More

An Unsettled Weather Week

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Showers and thunderstorms were scattered around the state Sunday and last night with a few severe storms noted in parts of northern AR including one tornado warning in NE Arkansas. A weak frontal boundary stretches across central AR this morning with an upper-level disturbance moving through the state. This has resulted in scattered showers and thunderstorms moving NE into central … Read More

Scattered Thunderstorms

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It’s a warm and humid morning across the Natural State. I like it but I know most do not… especially in May. A complex of showers and thunderstorms moved from Oklahoma into western Arkansas overnight and is forecast to weaken as it moves into western Arkansas during the morning, but another complex is forecast to develop in Oklahoma later today … Read More

Severe Weather Possible

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11:30 AM Update Updated Arkansas Severe Weather Outlook. SPC shifts the slight risk area to the east and now includes the Little Rock Metro. The primary threat is still damaging wind/hail as a line of thunderstorms is forecast to move into and across the state later this afternoon and evening 7:00 AM It’s a warm, humid, breezy morning across 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