Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR
AWUS84 KLZK 252127
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR ARKANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
427 PM CDT TUE OCT 25 2016
Across Arkansas this afternoon, skies were partly cloudy over
western portions of the state while mostly clear conditions were
seen elsewhere. High clouds were streaming in from Oklahoma as a
result of the next weather system nearing the region. Temperatures
at 4 o`clock this afternoon were in the upper 70s to lower 80s.
Tonight, lows will be in the mid 50s. Cloud cover will continue to
increase across northwestern Arkansas overnight, while elsewhere a
mostly clear sky will be seen.
On Wednesday, a storm system will head toward the mid-Mississippi
Valley. A cold front will approach from the northwest, bringing
chances for showers and a few isolated thunderstorms to mainly
northern Arkansas and portions of central Arkansas. Moisture will be
fairly limited ahead of the front, so rain amounts should generally
be light ranging from one quarter of an inch to a couple hundredths
of an inch. High temperatures on Wednesday will be in the mid 70s
north, to the lower 80s across central and southern Arkansas.
Wednesday night, rain chances will diminish with temperatures
falling into the mid to upper 50s.
Through the remainder of the week, a dome high pressure will settle
back into the region from the southwest, bringing above average
temperatures and dry conditions back into the state.