Subscribe Register Login

Saturday, July 26, 2014, 12:37 p.m.
Top Picks - Capture Arkansas

Cooler weather, some rain head toward state

By ArkansasOnline

This article was published December 4, 2012 at 9:17 a.m.

The National Weather Service said Tuesday that a cold front is heading into Arkansas.

Showers and thunderstorms could develop from this front, but the overall threat of strong storms will be low and isolated if they form, the weather service said.

"Through the early afternoon hours, there will continue to be frequent lightning, and perhaps some small hail and wind gusts to around 30 mph," said John Robinson, warning coordination meteorologist for the National Weather Service in Little Rock.

All significant rain has ended in Northwest Arkansas, Robinson said after 9 a.m.

Most rainfall totals elsewhere will be between 1/4 inch and 3/4 inch, Robinson said, with a few spots receiving up to an inch and a half.

The front is expected to move out of Arkansas by Wednesday morning, and dry weather is expected until Thursday.

Rain is likely Friday and into the weekend as another cold front slowly approaches Arkansas. This cold front is expected to move out of the state Monday.

The weather service said the front may stall over the state and areas of heavy rain could develop, but the chance of severe storms is low.

Comments on: Cooler weather, some rain head toward state

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

TOP JOBS

  • Heavy eqpt adjuster

    heavy equipment adjusterwe are looking for a Heavy Equipment...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Cnas

    Greystone Nursing and Rehab 121 Spring Valley Road, Cabot AR...
    Cabot, AR

  • Burn crew leader

    fire management crew leaderthe Nature Conservancy is seeking...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Property manager

    property managerneeded for Affordable Apt Community in Maume...
    MAUMELLE, AR

  • Branch manager

    branch managerthe Lonoke/Prairie County Regional Library is ...
    LONOKE, AR

Search 842 jobs >

Top Picks - Capture Arkansas
Arkansas Online