Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
1230 PM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

ARZ003>007-012>016-021>025-030>034-037>047-052>057-062>069-251000-
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-
1230 PM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

A STRONG STORM SYSTEM WILL FORM IN WESTERN KANSAS TODAY...AND
SLOWLY MOVE THROUGH THE REGION INTO SATURDAY. AHEAD OF THE
SYSTEM...ADDITIONAL SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED.

LATE IN THE AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...A WARM FRONT IS EXPECTED TO LIFT
INTO THE STATE FROM THE SOUTH. THIS WILL ALLOW WARM AND MOIST AIR TO
MOVE INTO THE REGION.

THE PRECIPITATION THAT MOVED THROUGH AND IS CURRENTLY MOVING THROUGH
THE STATE...IN COMBINATION WITH THE EXTENSIVE CLOUD COVER...HAS
RESULTED IN AN ATMOSPHERE THAT IS FAIRLY STABLE. WHILE STRONG TO
POSSIBLY SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAN NOT BE RULED OUT THIS EVENING AND
INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS...THE BEST CHANCES WILL BE ACROSS SOUTHERN
ARKANSAS WITH DECREASING CHANCES FURTHER TO THE NORTH.

THE BEST CHANCES OF SEEING STRONG WINDS WILL BE OVER THE SOUTH WITH
HAIL THE GREATER THREAT TO THE NORTH. THE STORMS WILL ALSO PRODUCE
AREAS OF HEAVY RAIN. CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN SECTIONS OF THE STATE
COULD PICK UP AROUND ONE INCH OF RAIN...WITH LOCALIZED HIGHER
AMOUNTS POSSIBLE. LOCALIZED FLOODING WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

THE STORM SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE SLOWLY EAST OUT OF THE
REGION ON SATURDAY...AND SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL
REMAIN POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY OVER EASTERN AREAS...UNTIL THE SYSTEM
PULLS OUT OF THE REGION. AN ISOLATED STRONG TO SEVERE STORM WILL
ALSO REMAIN POSSIBLE ON SATURDAY UNTIL THE SYSTEM MOVES OUT OF THE
REGION. THEN DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED THE REST OF SATURDAY AND
SUNDAY....BEFORE THE NEXT ROUND OF SHOWERS AND STORMS SUNDAY NIGHT
THROUGH TUESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED LATER THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING.

&&

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

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