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Weather Summary for Arkansas
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
949 PM CST Fri Nov 16 2018

Mostly clear conditions continued Friday and Friday evening.
Temperatures rebounded during the day with highs in the upper 50s
to 70 degrees. By mid evening, temperatures fell to the mid 30s to
mid 50s.

Warm temperatures will continue Saturday. Highs will reach the
upper 50s to upper 60s. Dry conditions are expected early in the 
weekend. Another cold front will affect the state on Sunday, and 
will again promote cooler temperatures, along with scattered, 
light rain showers. Clouds will decrease Monday and highs will be
in the upper 40s to mid 50s. 

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Regional Hourly Observations For JACKSON County
100 PM CST SAT NOV 17 2018

CORNING        FAIR      64  48  55 S7        30.12F                  
JONESBORO      FAIR      63  49  60 S8        30.13F                  
NEWPORT        FAIR      65  44  46 S13       30.13F                  
WALNUT RIDGE   FAIR      65  46  50 S10       30.11F                  
BLYTHEVILLE    FAIR      64  47  53 SW6       30.15F                  

Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Regional Obs, Surface 4-Panel

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Arkansas
Based on observations at 100pm CST, Saturday November 17, 2018

Across Arkansas...temperatures are near 64 degrees north, near 66 degrees central, and near 66 degrees south. Current sky conditions are sunny north, mostly sunny central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 35%, and the dew point is near 36 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 46%, and the dew point is near 45 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 56%, and the dew point is near 50 degrees. Winds are calm north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 12 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 8 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The livestock cold stress index is in the no stress category north, no stress category central, and no stress category south. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 69 degrees at Fort Smith. The lowest temperature is 45 degrees at Mount Ida.

Current NOWCAST not available:
Nowcasts are not issued routinely during fair weather. Only when
precipitation or other significant weather is occuring in this county will these
forecasts be issued. Currently, there is no short term forecast in effect.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For JACKSON County,AR

317 AM CST Sat Nov 17 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday Through Friday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 Spotter Information Statement  

Spotter activation will not be needed.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For JACKSON County, Arkansas
101 PM CST Sat Nov 17 2018

Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

Mostly clear in the evening
becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. South winds 5 to 10 mph in the evening
becoming west after midnight.

Cloudy, cooler. A chance of rain. Highs around 50. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. The chance of precipitation 40 percent. Average rainfall less than 1/10 inch.

Cloudy. A chance of rain. Lows in the upper 30s. North winds 5 mph. The chance of precipitation 50 percent.

Mostly cloudy in the morning
becoming mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph in the morning
becoming west in the afternoon.

Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s.

Clear. Highs in the lower 50s. Lows in the mid 30s.

Mostly clear. Highs around 60. Lows in the mid 30s.

Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s.

Partly sunny. A chance of showers. Highs in the mid 50s. The chance of precipitation 40 percent.

12-48 Hr Surface Forecast Maps, TWC 4-Panel Surface Forecast, Fire Danger, Day 1 Precip, Day 2 Precip, Days 1-5 Precip, Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1, Day 2

Medium & Long Range Outlook For Arkansas
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   NOV 22-26    NOV 24-30    DEC   DEC18-FEB19                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above     Normal     Normal                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      Below     Normal                      

....  Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
5 Day Rainfall Forecast, 6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook
Almanac Information

Saturday November 17, 2018 the 321th Day of Year

Declination -19.210000
Distance 0.999723 AU
Rise 07:45 EST Set 18:02 EST
Transit Meridian 12:54 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:19 EST Ends 18:28 EST

Calculations made for central point in the state.
Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and
elevation -- Priddy

Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today

Southwest winds of hurricane force swept the Berkshire and Green Mountains
of New England causing extensive forest and structural damage. (David
A tornado cut a seventeen mile path across Alexandria and southeastern
Washington D.C. injuring 31 persons. The tornado struck the Naval Air
Station where a wind gust of 93 mph was recorded. A waterspout was seen
over the Potomac River ninety minutes later. (David Ludlum) (The Weather
The temperature at Minneapolis MN reached 71 degrees, their warmest reading
of record for so late in the autumn. (The Weather Channel)
A storm in the Rockies produced 21 inches of snow at the Monarch ski resort
in Colorado, with 14 inches reported at Steamboat Springs CO. Early morning
thunderstorms in the southeastern U.S. drenched Mary Esther FL with 4.43
inches of rain. Gale force winds over the Great Lakes Region gusted to 49
mph at Johnstown PA. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky