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Record Report
Statement as of 03:56 PM CST on March 06, 2015

... Record low temperature set at North Little Rock...

a record low temperature of 18 degrees was set at North Little Rock
today. This breaks the old record of 24 set in 1989.

... Record low temperature set at Hot Springs Airport...

a record low temperature of 16 degrees was set at Hot Springs
Airport today. This breaks the old record of 24 set in 1989.


Local Storm Report


03/05/2015 0700 am

Dardanelle, Yell County.

Snow m2.5 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            This is a mixture of sleet and snow.




03/05/2015 0700 am

Danville, Yell County.

Snow m2.2 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            This is a mixture of snow and sleet.




03/05/2015 0700 am

Dardanelle, Yell County.

Snow m2.5 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            This is a mixture of sleet and snow.




03/05/2015 0700 am

Danville, Yell County.

Snow m2.2 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            This is a mixture of snow and sleet.




03/05/2015 0930 am

Rover, Yell County.

Snow e2.0 inch, reported by social media.





03/05/2015 0930 am

Rover, Yell County.

Snow e2.0 inch, reported by social media.





03/05/2015 0930 am

Rover, Yell County.

Snow e2.0 inch, reported by social media.





03/05/2015 0930 am

Rover, Yell County.

Snow e2.0 inch, reported by social media.



Public Information Statement
Statement as of 5:00 PM CST on March 6, 2015

... Record cold for the second March in a row...

Record cold low temperatures were seen this morning in a large part of
Arkansas. Many locations had temperatures fall into the top five coldest
March temperatures ever recorded. This is the second year for such an
occurrence... with many all-time records for March set or tied last year...
and most areas recording their coldest March temperatures ever.

The following is a list of daily record lows set or tied today... and
previous records. Where applicable... notations have been made when
temperatures this morning fell to the top 5 coldest. It is noteworthy
that a few locations tied or broke several long-standing records that
were set in the late 19th century... and some locations set or tied
records that were just set last year.

At Little Rock AFB/Jacksonville... this mornings low of 12 degrees tied
the all-time record low for the month of March.


Station low 03/06/2015 previous record records since
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Evening Shade 3 12 in 2014 1923
--second coldest March temperature on record
coldest was 2 03/07/1967

Mammoth Spring 5 14 in 2014 1904
--5th coldest March temperature on record

Batesville livestock 7 10 in 1960 1941
--4th coldest March temperature on record

Batesville Airport 9 18 in 1943 1937
--2nd coldest March temperature on record
coldest was 8 03/03/1943

Hardy 9 12 in 1901 1897
--3rd coldest March temperature on record

Calico Rock 10 11 in 1978 1915

Gilbert 10 16 in 1980 1936

Des Arc 11 17 in 1960 1903
--2nd coldest March temperature on record
coldest was 10 03/03/1943

Lead Hill 11 17 in 1932 1927

Mountain View 11 15 in 1978... 1971 1924

Searcy 12 22 in 2014 1882
--3rd coldest March temperature on record

Batesville lock and dam 13 18 in 2014 1951

Cabot 13 23 in 1966 1965
--3rd coldest March temperature on record

Little Rock AFB/Jacksonville 13 26 in 1966 1956
***coldest March temperature on record
   tied with 03/09/1996

Newport 13 14 in 1901 1884

Fordyce 15 23 in 1962 1911

Sheridan 15 20 in 1962 1941

Sparkman 15 24 in 1963 1963
--2nd coldest March temperature on record
coldest was 11 03/05/2002... 03/04/2002

Hot Springs Airport 16 24 in 1989 1948

Keo 16 25 in 2014 1948

Alum Fork 17 21 in 2014 1937

Dardanelle 17 22 in 1932... 1920 1909

Little Rock 17 19 in 1899 1879
--5th coldest March temperature on record

Mena 17 17 in 1899 1887

Monticello 17 18 in 1978 1876

Mount Ida 17 17 in 1920 1872

Star City 17 26 in 2014 1964
--2nd coldest March temperature on record
coldest was 16 03/03/1980

Stuttgart 9 ESE 17 18 in 1960 1888

Murfreesboro 17 22 in 2014 1970

Booneville 18 19 in 1989 1906

Camden 18 21 in 1899 1890

North Little Rock 18 24 in 1989 1975
--5th coldest March temperature on record

Pine Bluff 18 19 in 1920 1883

Waldron 18 20 in 1980 1919

Stuttgart Airport 19 25 in 1943 1942