Severe Weather Alerts - Okolona, AR

  • Winter Storm Watch

    Winter Storm Watch in effect from Wednesday, 6:00 PM CST until Thursday, 6:00 AM CST. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH
LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LITTLE ROCK HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH
LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* EVENT...SLEET AND SNOW WILL SPREAD ACROSS THE STATE FROM NORTH
TO SOUTH ON WEDNESDAY. WINTRY PRECIPITATION WILL INITIALLY
START AS SLEET BEFORE QUICKLY TRANSITIONING TO SNOW.

* AREAS AFFECTED...LOCATIONS SOUTH OF A LINE FROM GLENWOOD...TO
STUTTGART.

* TIMING...A BRIEF PERIOD OF SLEET WILL BEGIN BY WEDNESDAY EVENING
AND QUICKLY TRANSITION TO SNOW BEFORE MIDNIGHT...WITH SNOW CONTINUING
THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT OR EARLY THURSDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL LIKELY CAUSE TRAVEL ISSUES ON
AREA ROADWAYS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

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