Severe Thunderstorm Watch Northern Arkansas


Published 06/05 2014 08:31AM

Updated 06/05 2014 10:10AM

Moderate Risk June 5 2014
Moderate Risk June 5 2014
A complex of storms will move into Northern Arkansas today with strong winds possible. The Storm Prediction Center indicates a Moderate risk for severe storms for Northern Arkansas. The storms will reach Northwest Arkansas by late this morning, and into North Central Arkansas by early this afternoon. Strong, damaging wind gusts along with heavy rainfall and frequent lightning will be the main threats with these storms. Most of the storms will stay North of I-40, but a few scattered storms are also possible as far South as the Little Rock area this afternoon. Little, if any, rain is expected South of Little Rock today. A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for parts of Northern Arkansas through this afternoon. 

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