Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR
AWUS84 KLZK 082231
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR ARKANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
425 PM CST THU DEC 8 2016
Mainly high clouds were seen around Arkansas on Thursday, with some
denser cloud cover across the south. Afternoon temperatures were in
the lower 30s to lower 40s. Cloud cover will move out of Arkansas
overnight as drier air filters into the state. Low temperatures
tonight will be some of the coldest readings this fall with low
teens to lower 20s expected. Light northerly winds will help wind
chill values approach single digits to teens.
High pressure was located to our northwest, which will bring
continued cold to Arkansas on Friday and Saturday. High temperatures
on Friday will be in the lower 30s to lower 40s with light
northeasterly winds. Overnight Friday, temperatures will be in the
upper teens to lower 20s.
On Saturday, clouds will return to the state as high pressure shifts
to the east and a new low pressure system approaches the state from
the west. High temperatures will be in the lower to upper 40s.
Saturday night will be cloudy with lows in the lower to upper 30s.
On Sunday temperatures will begin to warm a bit as high pressure
shifts to the east and southerly winds return. Rain chances will
return to the forecast on Sunday.