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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR ARKANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
525 AM CDT THU OCT 23 2014

CLOUDS WERE ON THE INCREASE ACROSS ARKANSAS LAST NIGHT AND EARLY 
THIS MORNING. THE CLOUDS WERE ASSOCIATED WITH AN UPPER LEVEL STORM 
SYSTEM APPROACHING THE STATE FROM THE PLAINS STATES. PREDAWN 
TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM THE LOWER 40S TO THE MID 50S.

THE AFOREMENTIONED STORM SYSTEM WILL EVENTUALLY MOVE ACROSS THE 
NATURAL STATE TODAY. THANKS TO A RIDGE OF SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE...
PLENTY OF LOW LEVEL DRY AIR REMAINS IN PLACE OVER THE AREA. THUS...
RAINFALL WILL BE HARD TO COME BY...WITH ONLY SMALL RAIN CHANCES 
EXPECTED ACROSS THE FAR NORTH AND FAR WEST TODAY. ABUNDANT CLOUD 
COVER WILL ALSO RESULT IN SLIGHTLY COOLER TEMPERATURES...WITH HIGHS 
IN THE MID 60S TO THE LOWER 70S.

HIGH PRESSURE...BOTH AT THE SURFACE AND ALOFT...WILL STRENGTHEN OVER 
THE REGION STARTING FRIDAY AND CONTINUING INTO THE WEEKEND. THIS 
WILL PROVIDE FOR A NOTICEABLE WARM UP THIS WEEKEND...WITH HIGHS IN 
THE 80S AND LOWS IN THE 50S.

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