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Last Map Update: Sat, May. 27, 2017 at 4:25:30 pm CDT

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Here is the timing of the storms this evening from one model through midnight tonight.
Severe thunderstorms will become possible by early this evening across the northern/northwestern half of Arkansas. Any storm that does form will have the potential to produce very large hail and damaging winds. These storms may also be capable of producing a few tornadoes. By later this evening and into the early morning hours on Sunday, the potential for seeing more organized thunderstorms will increase as a cold front drops south towards the state. These thunderstorms could also become severe, with damaging winds possible with the strongest storms as this activity looks to form into a larger, more organized line or complex. Large hail and a few brief tornadoes will also be possible as this line or complex moves southward through much of Arkansas by early Sunday morning. Locally heavy rain will also be possible, resulting in an isolated flash flood threat.
By Sunday morning, the threat for seeing severe weather will have decreased, but the cold front will still be dropping south across the state. Additional thunderstorms will be possible Sunday afternoon and evening across the southeast half of the state as the cold front pushes through this region of Arkansas. Additional strong to severe thunderstorms may again be possible during this period.
This is a reminder of the Severe Thunderstorm Risk Categories. There is a Moderate Risk of severe weather today and tonight in north Arkansas.

 
Hourly Weather Roundup ( )
Location Sky/Weather Temp Dewpt RH Wind Baro Remarks
Fayetteville
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Harrison
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Mountain Home
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Jonesboro
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Fort Smith
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Russellville
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Mount Ida
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Hot Springs
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Little Rock
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
West Memphis
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Texarkana
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
El Dorado
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Pine Bluff
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Monticello
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Note: "N/A" or "MISG" will be displayed if values are not available. In the LOCATION column, click on links for a list of recent observations at sites of interest. In the WIND column, VRB is "variable" and G is "gust". Wind speeds are in MPH. In the BARO (pressure) column, values are in inches. In the REMARKS column, HX is "heat index", WCI is "wind chill index", and VSB is "visibility" (if shown).
 
 
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