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Area Forecast Discussion

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FXUS64 KLZK 252057
AFDLZK

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
257 PM CST SUN JAN 25 2015

.SHORT TERM...TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT
AN UPPER LOW WILL MOVE TO THE EAST COAST LATE TONIGHT AND NORTHWEST 
FLOW ALOFT WILL RETURN TO ARKANSAS. AN UPPER RIDGE WILL MOVE OUT OF 
THE ROCKIES INTO THE PLAINS TUESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE 
OVER THE CENTRAL U.S. THROUGH WEDNESDAY. 

THE COLD FRONT HAS MOVED THROUGH ARKANSAS. NORTHWEST WINDS HAVE 
INCREASED BEHIND THE FRONT. THE LAKE WIND ADVISORY WILL CONTINUE 
INTO MID EVENING. GUSTS TO 35 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE. PRECIPITATION 
CHANCES WILL REMAIN IN THE NORTH AND CENTRAL SECTIONS. ALL 
PRECIPITATION WILL BE LIGHT. 

ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH ARKANSAS THURSDAY BUT WILL 
BE DRY. DRY AIR AND HIGH PRESSURE WILL KEEP THE FORECAST DRY THROUGH 
THE REST OF THE SHORT TERM. ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED 
THROUGH THE PERIOD. 

&&

.LONG TERM...THURSDAY THROUGH SUNDAY
A FAST MOVING COLD FRONT WILL GO THROUGH ARKANSAS FROM THE NORTH ON 
THURSDAY. MOISTURE WILL BE LACKING...SO NO PRECIPITATION IS 
EXPECTED. IT WILL BE SLIGHTLY COOLER BEHIND THE FRONT...WITH ABOVE 
NORMAL TEMPERATURES RETURNING TO SEASONAL LEVELS. FRIDAY LOOKS DRY. 
DATA CONTINUES TO SHOW AN UNSETTLED PATTERN NEXT WEEKEND. THE 
SUBTROPICAL JET WILL TRY TO BRING MOISTURE FROM THE SOUTHERN 
PLAINS...BUT DRIER AIR TO THE NORTHEAST WILL KEEP RAIN OVER THE 
SOUTHWEST HALF OF THE STATE. THERE ARE INDICATIONS OF A LARGE ARCTIC 
AIR MASS IN THE DAKOTAS SUNDAY. IT APPEARS MUCH OF THIS WILL GO 
TOWARD THE OHIO VALLEY AND AWAY FROM THE REGION.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
BATESVILLE AR     32  54  37  58 /  30   0   0   0 
CAMDEN AR         37  60  40  66 /   0   0   0   0 
HARRISON AR       29  56  37  61 /  20   0   0   0 
HOT SPRINGS AR    35  59  40  66 /  10   0   0   0 
LITTLE ROCK   AR  34  57  39  63 /  10   0   0   0 
MONTICELLO AR     37  56  39  63 /  10   0   0   0 
MOUNT IDA AR      34  60  40  68 /  10   0   0   0 
MOUNTAIN HOME AR  30  55  37  59 /  20   0   0   0 
NEWPORT AR        32  53  36  58 /  30   0   0   0 
PINE BLUFF AR     36  56  39  63 /  10   0   0   0 
RUSSELLVILLE AR   33  57  39  64 /  10   0   0   0 
SEARCY AR         33  55  38  60 /  20   0   0   0 
STUTTGART AR      34  55  38  61 /  20   0   0   0 
&&

.LZK WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
LAKE WIND ADVISORY UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS EVENING FOR ARKANSAS-
BAXTER-BOONE-BRADLEY-CALHOUN-CLARK-CLEBURNE-CLEVELAND-CONWAY-
DALLAS-DESHA-DREW-FAULKNER-FULTON-GARLAND-GRANT-HOT SPRING-
INDEPENDENCE-IZARD-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-JOHNSON-LINCOLN-LOGAN-
LONOKE-MARION-MONROE-MONTGOMERY-NEWTON-OUACHITA-PERRY-PIKE-POLK-
POPE-PRAIRIE-PULASKI-SALINE-SCOTT-SEARCY-SHARP-STONE-VAN BUREN-
WHITE-WOODRUFF-YELL.

&&

$$

SHORT TERM...51 / LONG TERM...46




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