Sunday, September24, 2017 L-36.com


Marine Weather and Tides
Russellville, AR

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What's New / NOTES
6/25/2017 - NOAA is having a major issue that impact the 7 day forecast load times. Many users are reporting problems. The issue has been reported.
5/23/2017 - Worked with NOAA again to speed up the 7 day forecast load times. Thanks to them for being responsive.
5/19/2016 - There were issues with the 3 day airport observation history. I switched to another data source. Let me know if you see any issues with the data feeds.

Sunrise 7:01AMSunset 7:06PM Sunday September 24, 2017 5:58 PM CDT (22:58 UTC) Moonrise 10:10AMMoonset 9:05PM Illumination 19% Phase: Waxing Crescent; Moon at 4 days in cycle
NOTE: Some of the data on this page has not been verified and should be used with that in mind. It may and occasionally will, be wrong. The tide reports are by xtide and are NOT FOR NAVIGATION.
Marine Forecasts
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7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Russellville, AR
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Area Discussion for - Little Rock, AR
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national weather service little rock ar
233 pm cdt Sun sep 24 2017

Short term Tonight through Tuesday night
widely scattered afternoon convection has initiated once again
across the forecast area as temperatures continue to be well above
normal for late september. Much like the past few afternoons, this
convection will remain isolated and will dissipate after sunset when
the air mass begins to stabilize.

The precipitation chances this evening, as small as they are, will
be helped out by a closed upper low moving along the gulf coast.

This low will try to approach the region but it looks to wash out
before making any major impact over the next day or so.

Otherwise, no significant changes are being made to the forecast
with all short term and high res models in basically good agreement.

Water vapor imagery shows the main players fairly well with upper
level high pressure overhead and a stalled out front across the high
plains. The aforementioned upper low may still help kick off some
widely scattered convection Monday afternoon.

The front does nudge a bit to the east in the Tuesday Tuesday night
time frame as an upper low moves across southern canada. However,
precipitation chances still look small and temperatures will remain
well above normal through the short term period.

Long term Wednesday through Sunday
little if any changes were made to the long term portion of the
current forecast. A cold front is still expected to move through the
state Tuesday into Wednesday morning. Moisture will remain nearly
absent locally, with rainfall chances confined to western areas.

While arkansas will remain mostly rain free, locally heavy rainfall
will be seen across portions of west texas as a cutoff low taps into
a rich moisture plume out of mexico.

As another shortwave transitions through the upper flow from the
great lakes into the northeast, another cold front with little to no
moisture will swing through the state by late in the period. This
will help reinforce cooler and drier air to the state. Expect
daytime temps on Friday and through the weekend to be below normal,
making it feel a bit more like fall.

Fire weather
The likelihood of drought development and fire weather concerns will
increase greatly through the long term forecast and beyond. Late in
the week, afternoon min rh values will fall into the 30 percent
range in many spots with elevated north winds in place at times.

Looking at recent rainfall data from several sites suggests many
areas have seen less than half an inch of rain since september 1st.

This leads to september monthly rainfall deficits of 1 to 3 inches
nearly statewide. These factors plus surface fuels continuing to
rapidly dry out continues to be concerning to this forecaster.

Preliminary point temps pops
Batesville ar 68 88 66 90 10 10 10 10
camden ar 69 90 68 91 10 20 10 10
harrison ar 66 86 65 85 10 10 10 20
hot springs ar 69 88 69 90 10 20 10 10
little rock ar 69 89 69 90 10 20 10 10
monticello ar 69 89 69 91 10 20 10 10
mount ida ar 67 87 66 89 10 10 10 10
mountain home ar 67 87 66 88 10 10 10 10
newport ar 68 89 67 90 10 10 10 10
pine bluff ar 68 89 68 90 10 20 10 10
russellville ar 69 89 68 90 10 10 10 20
searcy ar 67 89 66 90 10 20 10 10
stuttgart ar 68 89 68 90 10 20 10 10

Lzk watches warnings advisories None.

Short term... 56 long term... 67


Weather Reporting Stations
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Airport Reports
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Russelville Municipal Airport, AR4 mi65 minWSW 810.00 miMostly Cloudy83°F66°F57%1012.1 hPa

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Wind Forecast for Little Rock, AR (18,4,5,8)
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Ground Weather Radar Station Little Rock, AR
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