Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR
AWUS84 KLZK 281021
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR ARKANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
525 AM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016
Across Arkansas, skies were mostly clear to partly cloudy, with some
patchy fog especially over northern areas. A few light showers were
seen over southern Arkansas. Early morning temperatures were in the
mid 60s to mid 70s. Today the surface and upper high pressure
systems will more over the region, which will bring partly to mostly
sunny skies, highs in the upper 80s to mid 90s, and isolated showers
and thunderstorms, mainly in the afternoon to early evening.
Temperatures will be close to normal levels, which will create heat
index values in the 90s to around 100 degrees. Tonight, any early
evening convection will weaken and dissipate after sunset. Lows
tonight will be in the mid 60s to mid 70s. Some patchy fog will
also be seen.
Weather for the coming week will mostly be dry through Wednesday,
with only isolated convection possible in the afternoon to evening.
Afternoon highs will be in the mid 80s to the mid 90s. Nighttime
lows will be in the upper 60s to the mid 70s. A bit better chances
of rain will be possible Thursday and Friday as a possible
frontal boundary sags into Arkansas.