Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR
AWUS84 KLZK 241037
Weather Summary for Arkansas
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
525 AM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016
Partly cloudy to mostly cloudy skies were over Arkansas during the
overnight hours. A few showers and isolated thunderstorms developed
in the north. Early morning temepratures were in the lower 60s to
An upper level disturbance is responsible for the thunderstorms in
the north which should move out of the area by late morning.
However, several more disturbances will move through the state this
afternoon and keep a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
forecast through tonight. Highs today will be in the upper 70s to
Small chances of showers and thunderstorms will be seen through much
of the week. Highs will generally be in the 80s, with overnight lows
mostly in the 60s to around 70 degrees. Slightly better rain chances
will be seen on Friday.
Widespread heavy rainfall is not expected, but some strong to
possibly severe storms may be seen Friday. Later forecasts will fine
tune any severe storm threat. Western Arkansas would be the more
likely area for widespread thunderstorms and the heavier rain.