Area Forecast Discussion
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FXUS64 KLZK 290846
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
345 AM CDT WED JUL 29 2015

.SHORT TERM...TODAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT

HIGH PRES ALOFT RMNS FIRMLY IN CONTROL ACRS THE MID SOUTH EARLY THIS
MRNG. EXEPCT PRETTY MUCH A REPEAT OF CONDS EXPERIENCED ON TUE OVR AR
TODAY AS UPR RDG PERSISTS...PRODUCING YET ANOTHER HOT AND HUMID DAY
FOR AR. HEAT ADVYS/EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNINGS RMN IN PLACE FOR MUCH OF
THE FA TODAY AND NO CHGS WERE MADE TO HEADLINES. HIGHS TODAY WL AGAIN
BE IN THE 90S...WITH A FEW LOCATIONS TOPPING THE CENTURY MARK.

THE UPR LVL PATTERN ACRS THE NATION WL BCM MORE AMPLIFIED IN THE
COMING DAYS AT THE UPR RDG SHIFTS WWD...WITH A RESULTING UPR TROF
OVR THE ERN STATES. THE RESULTING NWLY FLOW ALOFT ACRS THE MID SOUTH
WL ALLOW A CDFNT TO DROP SWD THRU AR LATER TODAY AND TNGT. LIFT
ASSOCD WITH THE FNT WL BE LIMITED...SO WDLY SCTD SHRA/TSRA WL BE
NOTED WITH THE FROPA THRU TNGT.

THE AFOREMENTIONED CDFNT WL BE IN THE VCNTY OF SRN AR ON THU...WITH
LINGERING RAIN CHCS MENTIONED. MUCH DRIER AIR WL BE FILTERING SWD
INTO AR BEHIND THE FNT THU AND FRI. BY FRI AFTN...MOST LOCATIONS WL
SEE SFC DEWPOINTS IN THE LOWER AND MID 60S. SFC HIGH PRES WL PERSIST
THRU SAT. THE NWLY UPR FLOW WL BRING A WEAK FNTL BNDRY INTO NRN AR
LATE SAT/SAT NGT WITH LTL IMPACT EXPECTED AS MOISTURE WL BE LIMITED.
&&

.LONG TERM...SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL BE CENTERED OVER THE FOUR CORNERS AREA TO
BEGIN THE LONG TERM PERIOD. LITTLE MOVEMENT WILL BE NOTED THROUGH
THE PERIOD...WHICH WILL KEEP NORTHWEST FLOW OVER ARKANSAS.

QUIET WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THE BEGINNING OF THE PERIOD.
HOWEVER...A WEAK SHORTWAVE IS ANTICIPATED TO MOVE THROUGH THE
NORTHWEST FLOW TUESDAY...TRIGGERING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. MAX TEMPERATURES IN THE 90S TO NEAR 100 DEGREES ARE
EXPECTED THROUGH THE PERIOD.
&&

.LZK WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING FROM 7 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR ARKANSAS-DESHA-DREW-INDEPENDENCE-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-LINCOLN-LONOKE-
MONROE-PRAIRIE-SHARP-WHITE-WOODRUFF.

HEAT ADVISORY FROM 7 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR
BRADLEY-CALHOUN-CLARK-CLEBURNE-CLEVELAND-CONWAY-DALLAS-FAULKNER-
FULTON-GARLAND-GRANT-HOT SPRING-IZARD-JOHNSON-LOGAN-MONTGOMERY-
OUACHITA-PERRY-PIKE-POLK-POPE-PULASKI-SALINE-SCOTT-STONE-VAN BUREN-
YELL.
&&

$$

SHORT TERM...44 / LONG TERM...51



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