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National Weather Service Little Rock Arkansas
301 PM CDT Monday Apr 27 2015

Short term...tonight through Thursday night
clouds decreased this afternoon...with a breezy east/northeast wind.
As a storm system approaches from the Southern Plains later tonight
and Tuesday...clouds will build again with rain in the forecast.

Showers/isolated thunderstorms will overspread the region tonight...
with precipitation likely on Tuesday. Rain will linger into
Tuesday evening...and then the system will depart to the east.

Not looking for any severe weather this time. Rainfall will
average a half inch to an inch and a half in central/southern
sections of the state. Dry air will keep amounts under a quarter
of an inch across much of the north.

It looks dry Wednesday and Thursday...and this will continue
into the extended period.
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Long term...Friday through Monday
long term begins with high pressure centered over the state. Dry
weather is expected through the long term as an upper level ridge
builds into the region with temperatures warming to above normal
levels by the weekend. Clouds will increase towards the end of the
weekend as a cold front approaches from the northwest.
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Preliminary point temps/pops...
Batesville Arkansas 49 61 47 68 / 30 40 30 10
Camden Arkansas 51 60 47 69 / 80 70 20 10
Harrison Arkansas 47 60 44 67 / 40 30 10 10
Hot Springs Arkansas 50 60 46 69 / 80 70 20 10
Little Rock Arkansas 51 61 48 68 / 70 70 30 10
Monticello Arkansas 52 61 49 67 / 70 70 30 10
Mount Ida Arkansas 49 59 45 68 / 80 70 10 10
Mountain Home Arkansas 48 61 45 68 / 30 30 10 10
Newport Arkansas 50 62 47 68 / 30 40 30 10
Pine Bluff Arkansas 52 60 48 67 / 70 70 30 10
Russellville Arkansas 49 61 45 70 / 70 60 10 10
Searcy Arkansas 50 61 47 68 / 50 50 30 10
Stuttgart Arkansas 51 61 48 67 / 60 70 30 10
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Lzk watches/warnings/advisories...none.
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Short term...46 / long term...65

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