Heavy Rainfall, Risk Of Severe Storms Possible In Arkansas

Mar 29, 2016

Credit National Weather Service

Heavy rainfall and severe storms with hail and damaging winds are possible throughout Arkansas on Wednesday.

The National Weather Service says periods of showers and thunderstorms are expected to develop in the morning and spread across the state ahead of a cold front.

Forecasters said Tuesday that there's a slight risk of severe storms, with hail and damaging winds the primary threats, but tornadoes can't be ruled out.

Up to 3 inches of rainfall is expected in the southeast part of the state, with higher amounts in the Delta.