Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR

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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
650 AM CDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.AVIATION...19/12Z TAF CYCLE

WIDESPREAD FOG AND LOW CLOUDS WL CONT TO PRODUCE MAINLY MVFR/IFR
CONDS ACRS THE AREA THRU THE MID MRNG HRS. A FEW LOCATIONS WL SEE
PDS OF LIFR CONDS EARLY IN THE PD. A SLOW IMPROVEMENT WL OCCUR
DURG THE LATE MRNG HRS AND EARLY AFTN HRS. /44/
&&

.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 318 AM CDT FRI SEP 19 2014/

SHORT TERM...TODAY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT

LOW CLOUDS AND FOG HAVE BEEN NOTED ACROSS THE FORECAST AREA DURING
THE OVERNIGHT AND EARLY HOURS THIS MORNING. THESE CONDITIONS WILL
PERSIST THROUGH SUNRISE BEFORE CLOUDS AND FOG DISSIPATE BY MID
MORNING. A FEW SHOWERS WERE SEEN ACROSS SW ARKANSAS JUST BEFORE
MIDNIGHT AS THE REMNANT FRONTAL BOUNDARY LINGERED ACROSS PORTIONS
OF NW LA AND NE TX.

AS SOME UPPER LEVEL RIDGING DEVELOPS OVER THE AREA...WARMER
TEMPERATURES WILL BE SEEN ACROSS THE STATE TODAY...WITH EVEN WARMER
WEATHER EXPECTED ON SATURDAY. WINDS TODAY WILL GENERALLY BE OUT OF
THE EAST...WITH A TRANSITION TO SOUTHERLY BY SATURDAY MORNING.

THE FORECAST WILL REMAIN DRY TODAY ND FOR THE MOST PART ON
SATURDAY...BEFORE ANOTHER COLD FRONT APPROACHES THE AREA FROM THE
NORTHWEST ON SUNDAY. RAIN CHANCES DO NOT APPEAR TO BE IMPRESSIVE WITH THIS
FRONT...SO CONTINUE TO ONLY ADVERTISE SLIGHT CHANCE POPS ACROSS THE
AREA. BEST TIMING BRINGS THE FRONT THROUGH THE STATE DURING THE
FIRST HALF OF THE DAY ON SUNDAY. IN ITS WAKE...MUCH DRIER AND COOLER
AIR WILL FILTER INTO THE STATE. EXPECT TEMPS AT THE START OF THE
WEEK TO BE SLIGHTLY BELOW SEASONAL NORMALS.

LONG TERM...TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

A RDG OF SFC HIGH PRES RMNS PROGGED TO PERSIST ACRS THE REGION THRU
THE FCST PD. THE RESULTING E/SELY WIND FLOW WL KEEP A COOL AND DRY
WX REGIME OVR THE MID SOUTH. TEMPS WL RMN AT BLW NORMAL LVLS THRU
THE PD.
&&

.LZK WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...NONE.
&&

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