Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR
AWUS84 KLZK 010241
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR ARKANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
941 PM CDT WED AUG 31 2016
Some isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms developed across
portions of central and northern Arkansas this afternoon. This
activity was developing ahead of an approaching cold front that was
dropping south across Missouri. Temperatures this afternoon warmed
into the mid 80s to mid 90s.
Late this evening...most of the shower and thunderstorm activity had
diminished...with just some isolated storms from west of Little Rock
to near Russellville. Temperatures dropped down into the mid 70s to
low 80s late this evening...with lows by Thursday morning dropping
down into the mid 60s to mid 70s. Some chances for showers and
thunderstorms will remain in the forecast...though generally only
isolated activity is expected.
The aforementioned cold front will drop south into the state by late
Thursday into early Friday. Along and ahead of this front...there
will be a chance for showers and thunderstorms...with the most
favored area across the north and west. Drier air will move into the
state from the north behind this front with virtually no chance of
rainfall over the weekend.
Temperatures will cool off from above normal to below normal this
weekend...with high dropping down into the 80s to around 90. Lows
will be in the 50s and 60s.