Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR
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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR ARKANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
1125 AM CDT TUE JUL 26 2016
Sky conditions were partly to mostly cloudy during the overnight and
early morning hours, with a few showers and thunderstorms seen
across northern and western parts of the state. It was warm
overnight, with low temperatures generally falling into the mid 70s
to around 80 degrees.
Today`s forecast will be similar to the last few days, with highs in
the 90s and a chance of mainly afternoon to early evening showers and
thunderstorms. Heat index values will be from the upper 90s
to around 107 in some areas. Given these dangerous heat indices, a
heat advisory is in effect for much of eastern, central and southern
Arkansas through the evening hours.
For the rest of the week, chances for isolated to scattered showers
and thunderstorms will remain in the forecast each day. The best
chances will be during the afternoon to early evening period each
day. Highs will generally be in the upper 80s to upper 90s....with
lows in the upper 60s to upper 70s. Heat index values will be in the
90s to around 105 degrees. Extra caution should still be used during
the heat of the day.