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Weather Summary for Arkansas
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
1220 PM CDT Fri Oct 19 2018

This morning started out partly to mostly cloudy with temperatures
in the 40s and lower 50s. As the morning progressed, light to
moderate rain showers moved into the state, but mostly stayed
confined to the northern and northwestern portions of the state.

Throughout the afternoon and evening hours, we should see showers
and increased cloud cover spread southeastward through the state.
Less than half an inch of rain is expected out of this system 
as it moves through the area.

Saturday morning should be dry as most of the rain exits the
state leaving behind a few days of dry weather and below normal
temperatures for this time of the year.

 

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Regional Hourly Observations For LINCOLN County

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Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Regional Obs, Surface 4-Panel
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Arkansas
Based on observations at 800pm CDT, Friday October 19, 2018

Across Arkansas...temperatures are near 55 degrees central and near 57 degrees south. Current sky conditions are rain central and heavy rain south. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 55 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 57 degrees. There is patchy fog central and south. Winds are unavailable north. Winds are calm central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to rain. Winds are calm south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to heavy rain. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 57 degrees at Texarkana and El Dorado. The lowest temperature is 52 degrees at Walnut Ridge and Bentonville.


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 LINCOLN County,AR

357 PM CDT Fri Oct 19 2018

 DAY ONE  This Afternoon and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Saturday Through Thursday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time. However  some 
patchy frost may occur across northern Arkansas Sunday and Monday
mornings. Expect temperatures to dip down into the mid 30s across
these areas.

 Spotter Information Statement  

Spotter activation will not be needed.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For LINCOLN County, Arkansas
700 PM CDT Fri Oct 19 2018

TONIGHT
Showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Northwest winds 5 mph in the evening
increasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. The chance of precipitation 90 percent. Average rainfall 1/4 to 1/2 inch.

SATURDAY
Cloudy in the morning
then clearing. A chance of showers in the morning, then a slight chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. North winds 10 to 15 mph. The chance of precipitation 30 percent. Average rainfall less than 1/10 inch.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Colder. Lows in the lower 40s. North winds 5 to 10 mph in the evening
becoming northeast 10 to 15 mph after midnight.

SUNDAY
Sunny, cooler. Highs around 60. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph in the morning
decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows around 40. Northeast winds 5 mph.

MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 60s. Lows 41 to 46.

TUESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows around 50.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s. The chance of precipitation 20 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 60s. The chance of precipitation 40 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper 60s. The chance of precipitation 20 percent.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Arkansas
                             ARKANSAS                                                                     
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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   OCT 25-29 OCT 27-NOV 2    OCT       OCT-DEC                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Below        Below                                            
 Precipitation:     Normal       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

Friday October 19, 2018 the 292th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -10.320000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 08:18 EDT Set 19:29 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:53 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:54 EDT Ends 19:53 EDT

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

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OCTOBER 19TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1844...
The famous "Lower Great Lakes Storm" occurred. Southwesterly winds were at
hurricane force for five hours, driving lake waters into downtown Buffalo
NY. The storm drowned 200 persons. (David Ludlum)
...1961...
Rain changed to a record early season, heavy wet snow over the southern
mountains of West Virginia. Leaves were still on trees, resulting in the
worst forest disaster since the fires of 1952 and 953. One to two feet of
snow fell near Summersville and Richwood. (19th-20th) (The Weather Channel)
...1984...
Thunderstorms deluged the town of Odem TX (located 15 miles northwest of
Corpus Christi) with 25 inches of rain in just three and a half hours. Most
businesses in Odem were flooded, as were 1000 homes in nearby Sinton. (The
Weather Channel)
...1987...
A cold front brought rainshowers to parts of the central U.S., and ushered
cool Canadian air into the Great Plains Region. Daytime highs were only in
the 30s in North Dakota and eastern Montana. (The National Weather Summary)
...1988...
Thunderstorms produced high winds in eastern Colorado, with gusts to 63 mph
reported at La Junta. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)
...1989...
Record breaking snows fell across northern and central Indiana. Totals
ranged up to 10.5 inches at Kokomo, and 9.3 inches was reported at
Indianapolis. The 8.8 inch total at South Bend was a record for the month
as a whole. Up to seven inches of snow fell in extreme southern Lower
Michigan, and up to six inches fell in southwestern Ohio. The heavy wet
snow downed many trees and power lines. Half the city of Cincinnati OH was
without electricity during the morning hours. Temperatures dipped below
freezing across much of the Great Plains Region. Twenty cities, including
fourteen in Texas, reported record low temperatures for the date. North
Platte NE reported a record low of 11 degrees. In Florida, four cities
reported record high temperatures for the date. The record high of 92
degrees at Miami also marked a record fourteen days of 90 degree weather in
October, and 116 such days for the year. (The National Weather Summary)


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