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Flatwoods, AR Area Weather Advisories

Freeze Watch

Issued: Thursday, October 30, 3:45 am CDT
Expires: Saturday, November 1, 9:00 am CDT

FIRST FREEZE OF THE SEASON EXPECTED IN NORTHERN ARKANSAS.

A FREEZE WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR PARTS OF NORTHERN ARKANSAS FOR THE LATE FRIDAY NIGHT TO SATURDAY MORNING PERIOD.

A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE REGION AND INTO ARKANSAS TONIGHT, THEN FOLLOWED BY A LARGE AND COLD CANADIAN HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM.

THIS SYSTEM WILL MOVE OVER ARKANSAS FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY MORNING.

AND BRING THE COLDEST AIR OF THE FALL SEASON TO ARKANSAS.

TEMPERATURES WILL DROP TO WELL BELOW NORMAL LEVELS ACROSS NORTHERN AND CENTRAL ARKANSAS.

FREEZE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

A FREEZE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

* EVENT, BELOW FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE LIKELY IN THE OZARK MOUNTAINS OF THE NORTH AND PORTIONS OF THE ARKANSAS RIVER VALLEY AND THE OUACHITA MOUNTAINS OF THE WEST.

* AREAS AFFECTED, THE WATCH INCLUDES LOCATIONS FROM CAVE CITY.

CLINTON AND BOONEVILLE NORTHWARD.

THE WATCH MAY NEED TO BE EXPANDED MORE INTO CENTRAL ARKANSAS IF IT APPEARS FREEZING TEMPERATURES WILL OCCUR AND PERSIST FOR MORE THAN AN HOUR OR TWO.

IMPACTS:
THESE CONDITIONS COULD KILL PLANTS AND TENDER VEGETATION LEFT OUTDOORS WITHOUT PROTECTION.

UNPROTECTED WATER PIPES COULD FREEZE, ESPECIALLY IF LEFT WITHOUT RUNNING A SLOW STEADY STREAM OF LIQUID.