weather Archive

  • Weather Warnings for Lawrence and Randolph Counties Transferring to National Weather Service Little Rock

    On Tuesday, October 2, the National Weather Service (NWS) warning and forecast responsibility for Lawrence and Randolph Counties in AR, will be transferred from the NWS Weather Forecast Office (WFO) in Memphis, TN to the NWS Weather Forecast Office in Little Rock, AR.  Transferring these […]

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  • Winter Weather Advisory: Freezing Rain Expected Across Northeast Arkansas

    Trucks out pre-salting roads in anticipation of the predicted ice that may hit Lawrence County this afternoon were spotted this morning.  Sloan-Hendrix School has cancelled tutoring for today. Hillcrest School• DUE TO THE ICY FORECAST • TONIGHT’S GAMES AT HILLCREST SCHOOL HAVE BEEN CANCELLED. See […]

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  • More Cold Weather on the Outlook for Lawrence County

    Hazardous Weather Outlook for portions of Eastern Arkansas National Weather Service Memphis TN 337 AM CST Thu Dec 28 2017 Alcorn-Benton MS-Benton TN-Calhoun-Carroll-Chester-Chickasaw-Clay- Coahoma-Craighead-Crittenden-Crockett-Cross-DeSoto-Decatur- Dunklin-Dyer-Fayette-Gibson-Greene-Hardeman-Hardin-Haywood- Henderson-Henry-Itawamba-Lafayette-Lake-Lauderdale-Lawrence- Lee AR-Lee MS-Madison-Marshall-McNairy-Mississippi-Monroe-Obion- Panola-Pemiscot-Phillips-Poinsett-Pontotoc-Prentiss-Quitman- Randolph-Shelby-St. Francis-Tallahatchie-Tate-Tippah-Tipton- Tishomingo-Tunica-Union-Weakley-Yalobusha- 337 AM CST Thu Dec 28 2017 This hazardous weather outlook is […]

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  • Storms Cause Widespread Damage Across Lawrence County

    Lawrence County was placed under a severe thunderstorm warning early Saturday evening.  As the line of thunderstorms entered Lawrence County accompanied by strong winds the first reports of damage came in the Lynn area.  At 9:23 pm Lawrence County Dispatch notified the Lynn Fire Department […]

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  • Flood Updates: Highway 63 at Portia Closes

    Highway 63 at Portia was closed today until further notice due to the rising flood waters. Traffic is being diverted around Portia. Also Hwy 228 and county road 511 are now closed. The levee at Pocahontas is said to be breached in several places at […]

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  • Northeast Arkansas Weather Update

    The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued the following statement. Major river flooding along the Black and Current Rivers will continue to cut off roadways and flood homes and businesses over the next couple of days. The flood waters are expected to cut off […]

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