Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
AWUS84 KLZK 071648
RWSLZK
ARZ001>075-071625-

WEATHER SUMMARY FOR ARKANSAS
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN FOR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
1148 AM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN DEVELOPED THIS EARLY
TUESDAY MORNING ACROSS PARTS OF NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ELSEWHERE...DRY AND MUGGY CONDITIONS WERE PRESENT...UNDER A MOSTLY
CLOUDY SKY. TEMPERATURES ROSE INTO THE MID AND UPPER 80S OVER
MOST OF ARKANSAS. THE EXCEPTION BEING THE NORTHWEST WHERE ALL THE RAIN
KEPT TEMPERATURES IN THE LOW 70S. GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS COVERED MOST OF
THE STATE.

A COLD FRONT APPROACHING ARKANSAS FROM THE NORTHWEST
WILL STALL ALONG THE ARKANSAS AND MISSOURI BORDER THIS
EVENING. CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL INCREASE ALONG
AND AHEAD OF THIS FRONT...WITH THE  BEST CHANCES FOR RAINFALL BEING
ACROSS THE NORTHWEST THIRD OF THE STATE. SOME AREAS COULD SEE SOME
HEAVY RAINFALL THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...AND FLASH FLOODING WILL
LIKELY BE A THREAT. AS A RESULT...A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT
THROUGH MUCH OF WEDNESDAY ACROSS THE NORTHWEST SECTIONS OF THE
STATE.  ELSEWHERE...HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE LESS WIDESPREAD...BUT
CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL STILL BE SEEN.

AFTERNOON HIGHS THIS TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY WILL RANGE FROM A COOLER
UPPER 70S TO LOW 80S ACROSS THE NORTHWEST DUE TO RAIN AND CLOUD
COVER...TO THE UPPER 80S TO LOW 90S ACROSS THE SOUTHEAST WHERE
RAINFALL WILL BE MORE LIMITED. LOWS WILL BE IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID
70S.

BY THURSDAY...RAIN CHANCES WILL BE LIMITED TO THE NORTHERN SECTIONS
OF THE STATE AS THE STALLED FRONT LIFTS NORTH OF THE REGION. A RIDGE
OF HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL MOVE OVER THE STATE LATE THIS WEEK INTO
THE WEEKEND...WITH HOT AND HUMID SUMMER CONDITIONS RETURNING. HIGHS
WILL BE IN THE UPPER 80S TO UPPER 90S...WITH LOWS IN THE 70S. HEAT
INDEX VALUES WILL APPROACH THE TRIPLE DIGIT MARK LATE THIS WEEK.
RAIN CHANCES WILL ALSO REMAIN LIMITED DURING THIS TIME.

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.