Area Forecast Discussion
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FXUS64 KLZK 190823
AFDLZK

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
323 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

.SHORT TERM...TODAY THROUGH TUESDAY
HIGH PRESSURE WILL PASS OVER THE REGION...WITH SOUTH WINDS
RETURNING BY SUNDAY AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING FRONTAL BOUNDARY.
SEVERAL UPPER IMPULSES WILL MOVE UP AHEAD OF THE FRONT...WITH
SHOWERS/STORMS DEVELOPING BY SUNDAY EVENING.

FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION BY LATE MONDAY
AFTERNOON...AND PASS THROUGH DURING THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. ANY
LINGERING PRECIP SHOULD COME TO AN END TUESDAY MORNING.
&&

.LONG TERM...TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
A LITTLE DIFFICULT TO MAKE ANY SIGNIFICANT CHANGES TO THE LONG TERM
FORECAST THIS MORNING. OVERALL UPPER LEVEL PATTERN IS FAIRLY WELL
AGREED UPON BUT THE TIMING AND PLACEMENT OF KEY UPPER LEVEL AND
SURFACE FEATURES ARE NOT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BE IN CONTROL OF THE
WEATHER ACROSS ARKANSAS ON WEDNESDAY...WITH DRY CONDITIONS AND WARM
TEMPERATURES EXPECTED. HIGHS NEAR OR SLIGHTLY ABOVE 80 WILL BE THE
NORM WEDNESDAY. BY THURSDAY A TROUGH WILL MOVE OUT OF THE NORTHERN
ROCKIES INTO THE PLAINS. AGREEMENT BEGINS TO BREAKDOWN AT THIS
POINT...WITH NOTABLE DIFFERENCES IN THE TIMING OF THE APPROACHING
SYSTEM. FASTER SOLUTIONS BRING THE FRONT THROUGH THE FORECAST AREA
DURING THE DAY THURSDAY WHILE SLOWER SOLUTIONS ON FRIDAY. SPLIT THE
DIFFERENCE FOR THE TIME BEING...WITH SLIGHT RAIN CHANCES IN THE
FORECAST BOTH DAYS AND TEMPERATURES IN THE UPPER 70S AS WELL.
&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
BATESVILLE AR     74  50  77  55 /   0   0  10  30
CAMDEN AR         78  55  81  58 /   0   0  10  20
HARRISON AR       75  52  75  56 /   0   0  10  50
HOT SPRINGS AR    77  55  77  59 /   0   0  10  30
LITTLE ROCK   AR  76  54  79  58 /   0   0  10  30
MONTICELLO AR     78  54  81  58 /   0   0   0  20
MOUNT IDA AR      75  52  76  57 /   0   0  10  30
MOUNTAIN HOME AR  78  52  78  55 /   0   0  10  40
NEWPORT AR        75  51  77  56 /   0   0  10  20
PINE BLUFF AR     75  54  79  58 /   0   0  10  20
RUSSELLVILLE AR   75  53  78  57 /   0   0  10  40
SEARCY AR         75  51  79  54 /   0   0  10  30
STUTTGART AR      76  55  78  58 /   0   0  10  20
&&

.LZK WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...NONE.
&&

$$

SHORT TERM...57 / LONG TERM...64





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