Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR
AWUS84 KLZK 271149
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR ARKANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
525 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017
Scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms spread across
Arkansas overnight. Any severe weather was isolated at most. Predawn
temperatures were in the mid 50s to mid 60s.
On the early morning weather map, a storm system aloft was in
western Missouri. The system will bring continued chances for rain
today, mainly this morning. Additional storms will be triggered this
afternoon and evening, with the potential for severe storms from far
eastern Arkansas into the Tennessee Valley.
Dry weather will return tonight and Tuesday as high pressure builds
over the region from the Plains.
As far as temperatures, highs today will range from the lower 60s in
the northwest to the lower 80s in the southeast. Lows tonight will
range from the mid 40s in the northwest to the lower 60s in the
southeast. Highs on Tuesday will be in the upper 60s to upper 70s,
with a few lower 80s in the south.
Looking ahead, a more significant storm system will arrive from the
southwest United States Wednesday afternoon and evening. The system
is expected to bring a round of severe weather to the region.
Damaging winds will be the main concern, with large hail and
isolated tornadoes possible.