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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
930 AM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

ARZ003>007-012>016-021>025-030>034-037>047-052>057-062>069-181000-
BOONE-MARION-BAXTER-FULTON-SHARP-NEWTON-SEARCY-STONE-IZARD-
INDEPENDENCE-JOHNSON-POPE-VAN BUREN-CLEBURNE-JACKSON-LOGAN-CONWAY-
FAULKNER-WHITE-WOODRUFF-SCOTT-YELL-PERRY-POLK-MONTGOMERY-GARLAND-
SALINE-PULASKI-LONOKE-PRAIRIE-MONROE-PIKE-CLARK-HOT SPRING-GRANT-
JEFFERSON-ARKANSAS-DALLAS-CLEVELAND-LINCOLN-DESHA-OUACHITA-
CALHOUN-BRADLEY-DREW-
930 AM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SEVERAL WEAK UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION
TODAY KEEPING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE FORECAST.
WHILE A STRONG STORM CAN NOT BE COMPLETELY RULED OUT...WIDESPREAD
SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED.

AS A STORM SYSTEM MOVES INTO THE WESTERN PLAINS TONIGHT...RAIN WILL
BECOME LIKELY OVER THE WESTERN HALF OF THE STATE BY SUNRISE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

RAIN WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING AS THE STORM SYSTEM
MOVES INTO THE CENTRAL PLAINS. THE ASSOCIATED UPPER TROUGH WITH THIS
STORM SYSTEM WILL SWING THROUGH THE STATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON WITH
THUNDERSTORM CHANCES RETURNING. SOME STORMS COULD BE STRONG TO
POSSIBLY SEVERE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING WITH DAMAGING WINDS AND
LARGE HAIL THE PRIMARY CONCERNS.

SEVERAL ADDITIONAL BUT WEAK WAVES OF LOW PRESSURE ARE EXPECTED TO
MOVE THROUGH THE REGION DURING THE PERIOD. ONLY SCATTERED
PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED WITH THE BEST CHANCES DURING THE LATE
AFTERNOON THROUGH MID EVENING HOURS. SEVERE WEATHER CHANCES APPEAR
MINIMAL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

&&

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

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