posted: 07/23/2016 1:22 p.m.
While the entire state of Arkansas is under a heat advisory, five of its most central counties were placed under an excessive heat warning by the National Weather Service on Saturday morning.
posted: 07/22/2016 12:13 p.m.
For the first time this year, Arkansas’ capital city has reached triple-digit temperatures as a heat wave is expected to continue across the state into the weekend, the National Weather Service said Friday morning.
posted: 07/21/2016 5:45 a.m.
A ridge of high pressure parked over the central United States will cook Arkansas for the next several days, with heat indexes well over 100 degrees, National Weather Service meteorologists said.
posted: 07/20/2016 8:58 a.m.
Arkansas is due for another day of high heat and humidity, extending a heat wave that's expected to continue through much of the weekend, the National Weather Service said Wednesday.
posted: 07/19/2016 8:07 a.m.
High temperatures in the mid- to upper-90s are expected across a large part of Arkansas on Tuesday, which will combine with high humidity to bring the possibility of "dangerous" heat to the state, the National Weather Service said.
posted: 07/18/2016 11:50 a.m.
The lights are almost completely back on in storm-damaged central Arkansas.
posted: 07/18/2016 7:02 a.m.
All but the northwestern corner of Arkansas was set to go under a heat advisory Monday morning, and forecasters warned afternoon temperatures may reach hazardous levels for the rest of the week.
updated: 07/15/2016 3:10 p.m.
Some customers who lost electricity in Thursday night's storms might not have their power restored until Tuesday, Entergy said.
posted: 07/15/2016 5:45 a.m.
A severe storm rolled across Arkansas on Thursday evening, toppling trees and cutting power to more than 137,000 electric customers.
updated: 07/14/2016 8:24 p.m.
As strong storms moved through the state Thursday evening, tens of thousands Entergy customers were without power.
posted: 07/14/2016 2:04 p.m.
LITTLE ROCK — A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for northwest Arkansas as thunderstorms move across Oklahoma and into the Natural State.