Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
324 AM CDT SAT AUG 20 2016

ARZ003>007-012>016-021>025-030>034-037>047-052>057-062>069-211000-
BOONE-MARION-BAXTER-FULTON-SHARP-NEWTON-SEARCY-STONE-IZARD-
INDEPENDENCE-JOHNSON-POPE-VAN BUREN-CLEBURNE-JACKSON-LOGAN-CONWAY-
FAULKNER-WHITE-WOODRUFF-SCOTT-YELL-PERRY-POLK-MONTGOMERY-GARLAND-
SALINE-PULASKI-LONOKE-PRAIRIE-MONROE-PIKE-CLARK-HOT SPRING-GRANT-
JEFFERSON-ARKANSAS-DALLAS-CLEVELAND-LINCOLN-DESHA-OUACHITA-
CALHOUN-BRADLEY-DREW-
324 AM CDT SAT AUG 20 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR A LARGE PART OF ARKANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SOME SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH TONIGHT AS A
COLD FRONT MOVES INTO THE STATE FROM THE NORTHWEST. THE THREAT FOR
SEVERE WEATHER IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN LOW...BUT AN ISOLATED STRONG
STORM MAY BE SEEN. RAINFALL AMOUNTS SHOULD REMAIN BELOW AN INCH
FOR MOST AREAS...BUT LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL COULD BE SEEN. AS A
RESULT...AN ISOLATED FLASH FLOOD THREAT WILL EXIST.

SOME RIVER FLOODING IS ONGOING OR EXPECTED AS A RESULT OF RECENT
HEAVY RAINFALL. THE WHITE RIVER AT AUGUSTA AND CACHE RIVER AT
PATTERSON WILL CONTINUE TO SEE FLOODING...WITH CRESTS AT AUGUSTA
EXPECTED TO REMAIN IN THE MINOR FLOOD CATEGORY. THE CACHE RIVER
MAY RISE TO THE MODERATE FLOOD CATEGORY BY SUNDAY. THE OUACHITA
RIVER IS FORECAST TO REACH FLOOD STAGE AT THATCHER LOCK AND DAM THIS
WEEKEND.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

DRIER WEATHER WILL BE SEEN ON STARTING SUNDAY AND INTO MONDAY AS
DRIER AIR MOVES INTO THE REGION BEHIND THE AFOREMENTIONED COLD
FRONT. HOWEVER...RAIN CHANCES WILL RETURN TO THE FORECAST BY EARLY
NEXT WEEK. THE THREAT FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS
EXPECTED TO REMAIN LOW THROUGH THE REST OF NEXT WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

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VISIT NWS LITTLE ROCK ON THE WEB. GO TO HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/LZK.

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