White Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Storm Watch
Statement as of 2:02 PM CST on March 02, 2015

... Winter Storm Watch remains in effect from Wednesday afternoon
through late Wednesday night...

A Winter Storm Watch remains in effect from Wednesday afternoon
through late Wednesday night.

* Event... sleet and snow will spread across the state from north
to south on Wednesday. Wintry precipitation will initially start
as sleet before quickly transitioning to snow. Freezing
precipitation will be less than a tenth of an inch. Snow amounts
will be from 2 to 4 inches with isolated higher amounts.

* Areas affected... locations north of a line from Mena... to
Little Rock... to Clarendon.

* Timing... a brief period of sleet will begin by midday
Wednesday and quickly transition to snow before the evening
hours... with snow continuing through late Wednesday night or
early Thursday morning.

* Impacts... accumulating snow will likely cause travel issues on
area roadways.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant
snow... sleet... or ice accumulations that may impact travel.
Continue to monitor the latest forecasts.