Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
615 PM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

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BOONE-MARION-BAXTER-FULTON-SHARP-NEWTON-SEARCY-STONE-IZARD-
INDEPENDENCE-JOHNSON-POPE-VAN BUREN-CLEBURNE-JACKSON-LOGAN-CONWAY-
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SALINE-PULASKI-LONOKE-PRAIRIE-MONROE-PIKE-CLARK-HOT SPRING-GRANT-
JEFFERSON-ARKANSAS-DALLAS-CLEVELAND-LINCOLN-DESHA-OUACHITA-
CALHOUN-BRADLEY-DREW-
615 PM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BECOME LIKELY THIS EVENING AND INTO
THE OVERNIGHT...AS A STRONG SURFACE AND UPPER LEVEL SYSTEM MOVE INTO
THE REGION AND AFFECT ARKANSAS.

SOME STORMS WILL BE STRONG TO SEVERE THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT...ESPECIALLY OVER WESTERN AND SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...AND
OVER THE REMAINDER OF THE STATE TONIGHT. ALL MODES OF SEVERE WEATHER
WILL BE POSSIBLE. THE MAJORITY OF THE STATE IS UNDER A SLIGHT RISK
OF SEVERE WEATHER WHILE THE SOUTHEAST PART OF THE STATE IS UNDER A
MODERATE RISK.

THE HIGHEST THREAT WILL BE LARGE HAIL FROM ONE TO POSSIBLY TWO
INCHES IN DIAMETER...AND MAINLY IN AREAS EAST OF INTERSTATE 30 AND
SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 40.

DUE TO THE LARGE AMOUNT OF WIND SHEAR PRESENT IN ALL LEVELS OF THE
ATMOSPHERE...THERE WILL BE THE POSSIBILITY OF TORNADOES. THE
POSSIBILITY WOULD BE HIGHEST IN AREAS MAINLY EAST OF THE OZARK AND
OUACHITA MOUNTAINS...AND BETWEEN 6 PM AND MIDNIGHT.

STORMS COULD EVOLVE INTO MORE OF A DAMAGING WIND THREAT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...AND THIS WOULD BE MOST LIKELY IN AREAS EAST OF THE
INTERSTATE 30 AND US HIGHWAY 67 CORRIDOR.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THERE COULD BE A BRIEF BREAK IN PRECIPITATION ON SUNDAY
MORNING...AS STORMS MOVE EAST INTO THE TENNESSEE VALLEY.
ADDITIONAL SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE BEHIND A COLD
FRONT MOVING THROUGH ARKANSAS DURING THE DAY SUNDAY. ANY STRONGER
STORMS BEHIND THE FRONT COULD PRODUCE MARGINALLY OR SUB-SEVERE HAIL
OF AN INCH OR LESS IN DIAMETER.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE REQUIRED THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT.

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

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