A winter storm warning is in effect for much of Central Arkansas through this evening. Sleet and snow will come to an end by mid-afternoon with 1 to 2 inches of snow and sleet accumulation across Central Arkansas. Snowfall totals for North Central Arkansas will be in the 2 to 4 inch range. Little in the way of sleet accumulation is expected for South Central Arkansas. Cold Arctic air will continue to filter into the area today and tonight with temperatures falling into the 20s in Central Arkansas. High temperatures will remain below freezing Saturday. A weak disturbance will move across the State late Saturday night and early Sunday with minor sleet accumulations possible.
Your latest forecast for the FOX 16 WeatherCenter.
Today: Sleet and snow ending during the afternoon. Temperatures dropping into the 20s.
Tonight: Partly cloudy and very cold. Lows in the 10s Central Arkansas and single numbers North.
Saturday: Early sun then becoming mostly cloudy and cold. Very cold with highs in the mid 20s.
Sunday: Sleet or light snow possible during the early morning hours, then mostly cloudy. Highs around 30. Only minor accumulations are expected.
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