Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR

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Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
1124 AM CST Sun Jan 21 2018

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1124 AM CST Sun Jan 21 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for a Large Part of Arkansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Some breezy southerly winds will be seen this afternoon and
evening...with winds of 15 to 20 mph expected. Some gusts over 25
mph will be possible. As a result...caution is advised on area

Showers and thunderstorms will become more numerous this evening
and overnight as a cold front surges east through the state.
Expect a line of thunderstorms to develop just west of Arkansas
early this evening...then spread east into western Arkansas into
the late evening hours. Expect this line of thunderstorms to be
moving over central sections of the state...stretching from
Missouri to Louisiana by around or just after midnight. Expect the
line of thunderstorms to be east of the state by just after
sunrise Monday morning.

Some strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible with this
line of thunderstorms this evening and overnight. The best chances
for seeing severe weather will be across the western half to two
thirds of the state. The primary threats with the strongest storms
will be damaging winds...though a few brief...weak tornadoes may
be seen along the leading edge of the line of thunderstorms. Some
locally heavy rainfall may also be seen.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday Through Saturday

Showers and thunderstorms will exit to east of Arkansas Monday
morning...with the threat for severe weather becoming low.
However...breezy west and northwest winds will be seen...with
winds of 15 to 25 mph expected...with gusts over 30 mph possible.
As a result...caution is advised on area lakes for these breezy
conditions through Monday afternoon.

A new storm system and front will bring good chances of rain by
Friday night and Saturday. There may be a brief wintry mix as
precipitation ends late Saturday night and Sunday.

.Spotter Information Statement...

Spotter activation may be needed this evening and overnight for
central and western Arkansas.


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