Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR

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AWUS84 KLZK 162106

425 PM CDT WED AUG 16 2017

Light rain fell across northern Arkansas during the overnight hours
with patchy fog being noted elsewhere in the state. Locations in the
northwest received less than a half an inch of rain. Morning low
temperatures generally ranged from the lower to mid 70`s. By the
afternoon hours, high temperatures ranged from the mid 70s to lower
90s. Some isolated showers and thunderstorms were moving through the
state with partly to mostly cloudy skies.

Tonight, convection chances increase again as a frontal boundary and
upper weather system move into Arkansas. Lows will mostly be in the
70s. Thursday and into the weekend, the overall unsettled weather
pattern will continue, with some chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms possible each across parts of Arkansas. Although the
focus will become more in the afternoon to evening. The risk of any
strong to severe storms will also remain low and isolated, with the
main risk heavy rain from storms and possible localized flash
flooding. A bit below to near normal temperatures will be seen.
Highs will generally be in the 80s to the lower 90s, while lows from
the upper 60s to mid 70s. Heat index values will also be elevated to
the upper 90s to around 100 degrees in some areas.

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