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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
324 AM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

ARZ003>007-012>016-021>025-030>034-037>047-052>057-062>069-311000-
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-
324 AM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR A LARGE PART OF ARKANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AN ISOLATED SHOWER OR THUNDERSTORM COULD BE SEEN THIS AFTERNOON.
HOWEVER THE THREAT FOR HAZARDOUS WILL REMAIN LOW THROUGH TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE STATE LATE THIS
WEEK...BRINGING SOME OF THE COLDEST AIR SEEN SO FAR THIS SEASON
TO THE NATURAL STATE FOR THE WEEKEND. TEMPERATURES SATURDAY
MORNING COULD DROP INTO THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S ACROSS THE AREA.
AS A RESULT...A HARD FREEZE AND AREAS OF FROST WILL BE POSSIBLE.

ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION EARLY NEXT WEEK
BEFORE STALLING OVER SOME PORTION OF THE STATE. CHANCES FOR
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL RETURN TO THE FORECAST LATE MONDAY
AND PERSIST THROUGH WEDNESDAY. SEVERAL ROUNDS OF RAINFALL COULD
BE SEEN...WITH SOME AREAS OF HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

&&

VISIT NWS LITTLE ROCK ON THE WEB. GO TO HTTP://WEATHER.GOV AND
CLICK ON CENTRAL ARKANSAS.

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Freeze Watch

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
345 AM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

...FIRST FREEZE OF THE SEASON EXPECTED IN NORTHERN ARKANSAS...

.A FREEZE WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR PARTS OF NORTHERN ARKANSAS FOR
THE LATE FRIDAY NIGHT TO SATURDAY MORNING PERIOD. A COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE THROUGH THE REGION AND INTO ARKANSAS TONIGHT...THEN
FOLLOWED BY A LARGE AND COLD CANADIAN HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM. THIS
SYSTEM WILL MOVE OVER ARKANSAS FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY MORNING...
AND BRING THE COLDEST AIR OF THE FALL SEASON TO ARKANSAS. TEMPERATURES
WILL DROP TO WELL BELOW NORMAL LEVELS ACROSS NORTHERN AND CENTRAL
ARKANSAS.

ARZ003>007-012>015-021>023-030-302130-
/O.CON.KLZK.FZ.A.0002.141101T0500Z-141101T1400Z/
BAXTER-BOONE-FULTON-IZARD-JOHNSON-LOGAN-MARION-NEWTON-POPE-SEARCY-
SHARP-STONE-VAN BUREN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ASH FLAT...BOONEVILLE...BULL SHOALS...
CALICO ROCK...CAVE CITY...CLARKSVILLE...CLINTON...FAIRFIELD BAY...
FLIPPIN...HARDY...HARRISON...HORSESHOE BEND...JASPER...LESLIE...
MAMMOTH SPRING...MARSHALL...MELBOURNE...MOUNTAIN HOME...
MOUNTAIN VIEW...OXFORD...PARIS...RUSSELLVILLE...SUMMIT...VIOLA...
WESTERN GROVE...YELLVILLE
345 AM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

...FREEZE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

A FREEZE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING.

* EVENT...BELOW FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE LIKELY IN THE OZARK
  MOUNTAINS OF THE NORTH AND PORTIONS OF THE ARKANSAS RIVER
  VALLEY AND THE OUACHITA MOUNTAINS OF THE WEST.

* AREAS AFFECTED...THE WATCH INCLUDES LOCATIONS FROM CAVE CITY...
  CLINTON AND BOONEVILLE NORTHWARD. THE WATCH MAY NEED TO BE
  EXPANDED MORE INTO CENTRAL ARKANSAS IF IT APPEARS FREEZING
  TEMPERATURES WILL OCCUR AND PERSIST FOR MORE THAN AN HOUR OR
  TWO.

* IMPACTS...THESE CONDITIONS COULD KILL PLANTS AND TENDER
  VEGETATION LEFT OUTDOORS WITHOUT PROTECTION. UNPROTECTED WATER
  PIPES COULD FREEZE...ESPECIALLY IF LEFT WITHOUT RUNNING A SLOW
  STEADY STREAM OF LIQUID.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZE WATCH MEANS SUBFREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE POSSIBLE. IF
THESE CONDITIONS OCCUR...CROPS AND OTHER SENSITIVE VEGETATION
WOULD BE AFFECTED. FROST WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE IN THE WATCH AREA.

&&

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