Air Resources Laboratory banner image
Air Resources Laboratory web site National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

ar summary


Office: LZK

AWUS84 KLZK 160259
RWSLZK
ARZ001>075-161125-

WEATHER SUMMARY FOR ARKANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
859 PM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

Only a few high clouds were noted across portions of the Natural
State this Friday...with a mostly sunny sky observed. Highs warmed
into the mid 40s to mid 50s. Late this evening...a mostly clear sky
was continuing...with temperatures dropping down into the 30s to
around 40. Expect lows to drop down into the mid 20s to mid
30s...under a mostly clear sky.

The high pressure system will remain in control over the Mid South
through much of Saturday...with dry conditions prevailing. Heading
into Saturday night and Sunday...a storm system will arrive from the
southwest with clouds returning...along with increasing rain chances.

Rainfall totals from a half inch to an inch and a half are expected
from central into southern Arkansas...with quarter to half inch
amounts farther north.

Looking ahead...chances of rain will linger southeast of Little Rock
Monday and Monday night. A weak cold front will cross the region by
Tuesday...with dry weather returning through at least Thursday. A
stronger cold front will surge through Arkansas Thursday night...and
may trigger isolated to scattered showers. Colder air and below
average temperatures will follow the front.

$$