Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR
AWUS84 KLZK 162210
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR ARKANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
425 PM CST Mon JAN 16 2017
This afternoon across Arkansas, widespread cloud cover and fog were
once again noted during morning hours and began to dissipate by the
afternoon hours. An area of showers and thunderstorms made its way
into western portions of the state early this morning ahead of a
storm system moving toward Arkansas. By the afternoon hours, the
showers and storms had moved through central portions of the state
and were moving on a line extended to Missouri, Texas, and
Louisiana. Morning lows were mostly in the 40s and 50s, but some
places in southern Arkansas were in the 60s and temperatures by mid
afternoon were in the 60s and lower 70s.
Showers and thunderstorms will be possible for the rest of the
evening, with a few strong storms possible.
Tonight, clouds will slowly thin from west to central, with any
remaining rain focused over southeast Arkansas. Lows will range from
the 30s across the northwest to upper 50s across southeast Arkansas.
Rain chances will be confined to southeastern areas on Tuesday
before more widespread rain chances return Wednesday into Thursday.
Temperatures on Tuesday will climb into the upper 40s across the
northwest to lower 60s across southeast Arkansas. A warming trend
will be seen by mid to late week.