Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR
AWUS84 KLZK 221142
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR ARKANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
525 AM CST WED FEB 22 2017
Cloudy skies and fog continued across Arkansas during the overnight
hours. Visibilities were reduced to 1/4 mile or less at times.
Temperatures ranged from the upper 40s to upper 50s.
A Dense Fog Advisory continues this morning. The fog should begin to
dissipate by mid morning. Clouds will dissipate through the
afternoon and temperatures will reach the 70s across the state. Lows
tonight will be in the lower to mid 50s.
Thursday will be another very warm day with near record highs
possible. High temperatures will be in the mid 70s to around 80
degrees. Breezy conditions can be expected with southerly winds of
10 to 20 mph with possibly higher gusts in a few areas. A new 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