Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR
AWUS84 KLZK 221657
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR ARKANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
1100 AM CST WED FEB 22 2017
Cloudy skies and fog continued across Arkansas during the morning
hours. Visibility was reduced to 1/2 mile or less at times.
Temperatures by late morning ranged from the upper 50s to mid 60s.
Lows this morning were in the 40s and 50s.
Highs today and Thursday will be very warm with near record high
temperatures possible. High temperatures will be in the mid 70s to
around 80 degrees. On Thursday, breezy conditions can be expected
with southerly winds of 10 to 20 mph with possibly higher gusts in a
few areas. A cold front will arrive from the west Thursday night and
Friday. It will be windy surrounding the front, with only small
chances for showers in the forecast.
As winds pick up and drier air arrives behind the front on Friday,
the fire danger is expected to increase. Given drought conditions in
northwest Arkansas, this is where the wildfire concern will be