Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR

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FXUS64 KLZK 240616

Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
116 AM CDT Wed May 24 2017


Area of rain/embedded TSRA wl cont to affect SERN AR early in the
PD. Expect mainly MVFR/VFR conds to prevail, with brief PD`s of
IFR conds in heavier rainfall. Elsewhere, looking for VFR CIGS
thru most of the PD, with some lower clouds possible arnd daybreak
ovr NRN AR. Meanwhile, upr low, now over Iowa, wl drop sloly to
the S/SE later today. Cannot rule out a few SHRA ovr NRN AR durg
the aftn hours in the VCNTY of the upr low. /44/

.PREV DISCUSSION...(ISSUED 303 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017 )


Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms will continue tonight
as a cold front moves through the state. Upper low pressure will
move south through Missouri tonight and clip northeast Arkansas on
Wednesday. Rain chances will continue until this low moves east of
the state...therefore tapering off during the afternoon. Clouds
and the presence of the upper low Wednesday will keep our
temperatures cool. High pressure builds into the area Thursday and
with more sun, temperatures will climb to closer to normal values.

A warm front will bring warmer temperatures on Friday along with a
small chance of showers and thunderstorms. Rain chances increase
Friday night and Saturday as the front becomes stationary north of
Arkansas. Arkansas could see one to two inches of rain over the
weekend. Low pressure then brings the cold front through on
Sunday. Rain chances diminish early on Monday as the front moves
out of the area. Will keep small rain chances in for Tuesday.

.LZK Watches/Warnings/Advisories...NONE.

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