Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
500 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

ARZ003>007-012>016-021>025-030>034-037>047-052>057-062>069-141015-
ARKANSAS-BAXTER-BOONE-BRADLEY-CALHOUN-CLARK-CLEBURNE-CLEVELAND-
CONWAY-DALLAS-DESHA-DREW-FAULKNER-FULTON-GARLAND-GRANT-HOT SPRING-
INDEPENDENCE-IZARD-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-JOHNSON-LINCOLN-LOGAN-LONOKE-
MARION-MONROE-MONTGOMERY-NEWTON-OUACHITA-PERRY-PIKE-POLK-POPE-
PRAIRIE-PULASKI-SALINE-SCOTT-SEARCY-SHARP-STONE-VAN BUREN-WHITE-
WOODRUFF-YELL-
500 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A STORM SYSTEM WILL LIFT OUT OF THE PLAINS STATES TODAY BRINGING
RAIN AND POSSIBLE SEVERE WEATHER TO THE REGION. AS THE SYSTEM
APPROACHES...SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 20 TO 25 MPH WITH
GUSTS AS HIGH AS 35 TO 40 MPH AT TIMES. AS SUCH...A LAKE WIND
ADVISORY IN IN EFFECT TODAY.

SIGNIFICANT RAIN CHANCES RETURN TODAY AS A STRONG STORM SYSTEM MOVES
THROUGH. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE WESTERN
HALF OF THE STATE THIS MORNING AND SPREAD EAST DURING THE AFTERNOON
HOURS. MORE WIDESPREAD THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY IS EXPECTED TO MOVE
ACROSS THE STATE DURING THE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT HOURS. SOME OF THE
THUNDERSTORMS COULD BE STRONG TO SEVERE SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
EARLY MONDAY MORNING IN ADVANCE OF AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT.

DAMAGING WINDS AND LARGE HAIL WILL BE THE PRIMARY CONCERNS BUT THE
TORNADO THREAT CAN NOT BE DISCOUNTED UNTIL THE COLD FRONT FINALLY
MOVES THROUGH.

HEAVY RAINFALL WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE. A GENERAL ONE TO ONE AND A
HALF INCH RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE...WITH LOCALLY HEAVIER AMOUNTS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

THE FRONT IS EXPECTED TO BE IN CENTRAL ARKANSAS MONDAY MORNING AND
FINALLY CLEAR THE STATE BY EARLY AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE UNTIL THE FRONT FINALLY CLEARS THE STATE.

AS THE UPPER LEVEL SUPPORT OF THE STORM SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS CAN NOT BE RULED OUT. SOME OF THE
STORMS COULD PRODUCE SMALL HAIL BUT NO SEVERE WEATHER IS EXPECTED.

MUCH COOLER AIR WILL MOVE INTO NORTHERN ARKANSAS MONDAY NIGHT WITH
TEMPERATURES FALLING BELOW FREEZING ACROSS PARTS OF THE NORTH AND
WEST. PATCHY FROST CAN NOT BE RULED OUT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAYBE NEEDED THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

&&

VISIT NWS LITTLE ROCK ON THE WEB. GO TO HTTP://WEATHER.GOV AND
CLICK ON CENTRAL ARKANSAS.

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