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Regional Weather Summary

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AWUS84 KLZK 300301
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ARZ001>075-301025-

WEATHER SUMMARY FOR ARKANSAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
925 PM CST THU JAN 29 2015

A COLD FRONT SWEPT THROUGH THE STATE EARLIER TODAY AND IS NOW 
SITTING OVER NORTHERN LOUISIANA. ONLY MID TO HIGH LEVEL CLOUDS 
MARKED ITS PASSAGE BUT TEMPERATURES FELL DRAMATICALLY ACROSS 
NORTHERN LOCATIONS WITH THESE AREAS SEEING THEIR HIGH TEMPERATURES 
EARLY THIS MORNING. READINGS ACROSS CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN ARKNASAS 
MADE IT INTO THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S DURING THE AFTERNOON BEFORE 
BEGINNING TO FALL EARLY THIS EVENING.

AT THE 9 PM HOUR...SKIES REMAIN PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE WAKE 
OF THE FRONT BUT WILL BECOME SUNNY ON FRIDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS 
IN. WINDS HAVE TURNED TO THE NORTHWEST BUT REMAIN GUSTY OVER THE 
EASTERN HALF OF THE STATE. TEMPERATURES REMAIN IN THE UPPER 30S TO 
UPPER 40S AT THIS TIME AND EXPECTED TO DROP INTO THE MID 20S TO 
UPPER 30S. HIGHS ON FRIDAY WILL BE IN THE MID 40S TO MID 50S OR MORE 
REMINISCENT OF WHERE THEY SHOULD BE THIS TIME OF THE YEAR.

HEADING INTO THE WEEKEND...COLD AND WET WEATHER CAN BE EXPECTED. A 
STORM SYSTEM WILL APPROACH FROM THE SOUTHWEST UNITED STATES. CLOUDS 
WILL INCREASE SATURDAY...WITH RAIN BECOMING WIDESPREAD SATURDAY 
NIGHT. ANOTHER SHOT OF COLD AIR IS EXPECTED FROM THE NORTH ON 
SUNDAY. WHILE MOISTURE WILL BE ON THE DECLINE...THERE MAY BE SOME 
LIGHT SNOW NORTH OF LITTLE ROCK BEFORE PRECIPITATION ENDS.

AT THIS POINT...LITTLE TO NO SNOW ACCUMULATION IS IN THE FORECAST 
SUNDAY LOCALLY. ACCUMULATING SNOW SHOULD STAY TO THE NORTH FROM 
CENTRAL MISSOURI THROUGH THE OHIO VALLEY AND THE CENTRAL 
APPALACHIANS.  

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