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Regional Weather Summary

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR ARKANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
425 PM CDT SAT JUL 4 2015

WIDESPREAD HEAVY RAINFALL INUNDATED MUCH OF SOUTHERN ARKANSAS EARLY 
THIS MORNING. AS MUCH AS A FOOT OF RAIN MAY HAVE FALLEN ALONG THE 
HEMPSTEAD AND NEVADA COUNTY LINE WITH MANY OTHER AREAS SEEING 4 TO 6 
INCHES OF RAIN. THIS LED TO WIDESPREAD FLASH FLOODING IN SOME AREAS. 

MUCH OF CENTRAL AND NORTHERN ARKANSAS WERE DRY THROUGHOUT THE 
DAY...WITH ONLY SOME ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SEEN ACROSS 
NORTHERN ARKANSAS AS OF LATE AFTERNOON. THIS ACTIVITY WAS SLOWLY 
DRIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST. SKY CONDITIONS WERE PARTLY TO MOSTLY 
CLOUDY AS AN UPPER LEVEL LOW WAS MOVING OVER THE STATE THIS 
AFTERNOON. HIGH TEMPERATURES TOPPED OUT IN THE MID 70S ACROSS FAR 
SOUTHERN ARKANSAS WHERE CLOUD COVER WAS MORE WIDESPREAD AND THE AIR 
WAS RAIN COOLED...WITH UPPER 70S TO MID 80S SEEN ELSEWHERE.

WARMER CONDITIONS WILL BE SEEN ON SUNDAY AS SOUTHERLY FLOW INCREASES 
ACROSS THE STATE. CHANCES FOR PRECIPITATION WILL ALSO 
PERSIST...THOUGH EXPECT GENERALLY ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND 
THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE HEAT OF THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS WILL BE IN THE 
LOW 80S TO LOW 90S. 

EVEN WARMER CONDITIONS WILL BE SEEN FOR MONDAY AS A WEAK UPPER LEVEL 
RIDGE ATTEMPTS TO BUILD BRIEFLY INTO THE REGION. HIGHS WILL BE IN 
THE MID 80S TO MID 90S...UNDER PARTLY CLOUDY SKY. RAIN CHANCES WILL 
BE FAIRLY LOW...WITH ONLY SLIGHT CHANCES FOR ISOLATED AFTERNOON 
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE FORECAST. BETTER RAIN CHANCES WILL 
BE SEEN BY TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY AS A FRONT APPROACHES THE STATE 
FROM THE NORTHWEST. TEMPERATURES WILL ALSO DECREASE SOME AS A 
RESULT. 

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