Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR
AWUS84 KLZK 211718
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR ARKANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
1125 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017
Partly to mostly cloudy skies were across much of Arkansas overnight
and lingered into the morning hours. A few showers moved through
southeast Arkansas during the overnight hours, but have since moved
out of the state. Temperatures this morning ranged from the mid 40s
to the upper 50s and by mid morning had reached the upper 50s to
upper 60s. Winds were out of the south at 5 to 10 mph.
A cold front in Oklahoma is poised to move into Arkansas later
tonight. A warm front will move north into the state during the day.
This will bring increasing chances of showers and thunderstorms
across the area by late afternoon. The storms will continue into the
night. Some of the storms will become severe with large hail and
damaging winds the main threats and a few tornadoes can not be ruled
out. The upper level system will move through on Sunday and bring
another round of mainly large hail. High pressure moves into the
area for Monday and Tuesday.
Highs today will be in the mid 60s to lower 70s. Lows tonight will
be in the mid 40s to mid 50s...followed by highs in the lower 50s to
lower 60s Sunday.