There is a heat advisory today, a chance of storms, and we are still under a burn ban in Saline County. Temps will sink into the upper 80s beginning Tuesday
This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for a Large Part of Arkansas, according to the National Weather Service in Little Rock.
On Monday and Monday night, isolated to widely scattered showers and thunderstorms are possible. While the threat for strong to severe thunderstorms will remain low, an isolated strong storm could be seen. Locally heavy rainfall, gusty winds, and maybe some small hail will be possible with the strongest storms.
Heat index values will warm into the upper 90s to just over 100 for most areas this afternoon. Some areas across southeast Arkansas could see heat index values exceed 105.
With a more active pattern, isolated to scattered thunderstorms are possible through late week. At this time, widespread and organized severe weather is not expected, but some locally heavy rainfall could be seen each afternoon.
The following counties are included in the Hazardous Weather Outlook:
Marion-Baxter-Fulton-Sharp-Randolph-Stone-Izard-Independence- Lawrence-Cleburne-Jackson-Conway-Faulkner-White-Woodruff-Perry- Garland-Saline-Pulaski-Lonoke-Prairie-Monroe-Pike-Clark- Hot Spring-Grant-Jefferson-Arkansas-Dallas-Cleveland-Lincoln- Desha-Ouachita-Calhoun-Bradley-Drew-Boone County Except Southwest- Newton County Higher Elevations-Searcy County Lower Elevations- Southern Johnson County-Southern Pope County- Southeast Van Buren County-Western and Northern Logan County- Northern Scott County-Northwest Yell County- Polk County Lower Elevations- Central and Eastern Montgomery County- Boone County Higher Elevations-Newton County Lower Elevations- Northwest Searcy County Higher Elevations- Johnson County Higher Elevations-Pope County Higher Elevations- Van Buren County Higher Elevations- Southern and Eastern Logan County- Central and Southern Scott County-Yell Excluding Northwest- Northern Polk County Higher Elevations- Northern Montgomery County Higher Elevations- Eastern, Central, and Southern Searcy County Higher Elevations- Southeast Polk County Higher Elevations- Southwest Montgomery County Higher Elevation.
EXTENDED DAILY FORECAST