Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR

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Hazardous Weather Outlook...Update
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
900 AM CDT Fri Apr 21 2017

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900 AM CDT Fri Apr 21 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for a Large Part of Arkansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Some strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible today through
tonight. Friday morning, most of the storms will be seen over
northern to central Arkansas, then through the day, additional
showers and thunderstorms are expected to develop across more of the
state. Any strong to severe thunderstorm will have damaging winds
and large hail as the primary threats.

Some locally heavy rainfall will be possible across mainly northwest
sections of the area through tonight. Rainfall amounts of 2 to 3
inches are possible, with an isolated flash flood threat developing
through tonight. Further south and east, rainfall amounts will be
lower, with the threat for flash flooding less, but still possible.

This evening and overnight, a line of storms is forecast to form and
move east through the state as a cold front moves across Arkansas.
Large hail and damaging winds will be the primary threats, with the
threat for tornadoes more limited. The best potential for seeing
severe weather tonight into early Saturday will be across western
and southwest Arkansas, with the threat for severe weather
decreasing from west to east as the line of storms moves across the

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday Through Thursday

The cold front will move east of the area Saturday morning. Some
strong storms may be seen early in the day across far southeast
sections of the state. Otherwise, drier and cooler weather
conditions will then be seen for the rest of Saturday. Calmer
conditions will be seen for the rest of the forecast. As a result,
no hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.Spotter Information Statement...

Spotter activation may be needed today and part of tonight. Storm
reports are requested.


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