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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
500 AM CDT Thu Aug 22 2019

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500 AM CDT Thu Aug 22 2019

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for a Large Part of Arkansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected today, especially
this afternoon. Precipitation will become more isolated in the
evening before dissipating.

While it will not be as hot today as in recent days, heat index
values will range from 100 to 105 degrees in central and southern
sections of the state.

After midnight, it appears a large area of thunderstorms will build
from northeast Oklahoma into the Ozark Mountains of northern
Arkansas. Areas of heavy rain will accompany the storms, and this
could result in localized flash flooding.

A few storms this afternoon and tonight could be severe, with strong
to damaging winds the main concern.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

Good chances of showers and thunderstorms will continue Friday into
the weekend as a cold front settles into the region from the north
and stalls. Precipitation will tend to focus along the front in
northern into central Arkansas. One to two inches of rain is
possible in places. Any severe weather and flash flooding will be

The front will lift to the north on Monday, and it will warm up
temporarily. A new cold front will arrive from the Plains on
Tuesday, with chances of thunderstorms ahead of the front.

.Spotter Information Statement...

Any severe weather will be spotty in the foreseeable future, so
spotter activation will not be needed.


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