Calmer Forecast

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The weather pattern will take a break from rain/sleet/snow that showed up over the weekend. Sunshine should be more abundant today but some clouds will mix in from time to time as a weak disturbance moves overhead. There’s not much moisture so we shouldn’t see any precipitation. High temperatures will be cool, but warmer than what we saw Friday and … Read More

ICE ICE BABY

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Winter weather is visiting northern Arkansas this morning as a complex storm system affects the state. Surface low pressure is tracking to the south of Arkansas this morning with an upper-level low over western Texas and Oklahoma moving to the east. Moisture is streaming up and over a stalled frontal boundary south of the state this morning, resulting in rain … Read More

Weekend Mix

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Earlier this week, all eyes were on the weather forecast this weekend with snow mentioned in parts of the state. This created excitement as many people would love to see a snowy scene in December and especially over the weekend. Weather forecasting models were discussed and shown, snowfall forecasts were being made (some several days out) while others mentioned waiting … Read More

Snow or Rain?

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Data continues to indicate an interesting forecast Friday – Sunday. Details will be fine-tuned in the coming days so be cautious of forecasts that indicate several inches of snow or ice as there is no agreement in one model over the other and there are several variables that have to come together just right to get significant winter weather over … Read More

Winter Weather ??

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Here’s something to watch… If you like colder weather, model data suggests late next week it’ll turn colder (for a brief period). With the colder air, a storm system moving out of the western U.S. will track across the country bringing a variety of precipitation. What does that mean for Arkansas? At this time it is uncertain, but it could … Read More

A Quiet Pattern

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After a stormy last day of November the weather pattern will quiet down a bit across Arkansas as we head into December. Today is the first day of meteorological winter (December 1 – February 28).  Thunderstorms are exiting the state this morning and have decreased in intensity during the early morning hours. There were several reports of wind damage across … Read More

SEVERE WEATHER THREAT

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The stage is set for some potentially severe weather today and tonight across the Natural State as a storm system tracking to the north of the state drags a cold front through Arkansas later tonight. Warm and more humid air has moved into most of the state this morning with temperatures in the 50s and 60s over all but the … Read More

Severe Weather Friday?

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A warm-up starts today as high temperatures will warm into the upper 50s across central Arkansas with even warmer weather tomorrow and Friday. High temps will move into the 60s tomorrow and low 70s on Friday and Saturday. Lows will be in the 40s and 50s. A storm system and cold front will approach the state on Friday with showers … Read More

Sunny & Chilly

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A cold front moved through the state on Sunday with a few showers and some reports of light snow in the NW. I think everyone felt the gusty winds once the front moved through as they gusted to around 50 mph in spots. The highest gust I saw in Sherwood was 32 mph around 3:00 PM. The front and storm … Read More

Windy & Turning Colder

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After a beautiful day on Saturday where the temperature rose to an unseasonable 68 degrees in Little Rock, it’s back to late fall reality today as a strong cold front moves across the state. The front will bring colder air with it although nothing exceptional. Temperatures will hit their daily highs this morning in NW sections of the state, around … Read More