Newton Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 11:16 PM CST on February 28, 2015

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 6 am CST
Sunday...

A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 6 am CST
Sunday.

* Event: light freezing rain will continue overnight.

* Timing: freezing rain will continue overnight before
temperatures warm enough to change precipitation to rain
Sunday morning.

* Areas affected: parts of western... central... and northern
Arkansas.

* Ice amounts: ice accumulations of a few hundredths of an inch
will be possible.

* Impacts: wintry precipitation will continue to cause travel
issues on area roadways.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow... sleet... or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for
slippery roads and limited visibilities... and use caution while
driving.





Record Report
Statement as of 4:05 am CST on February 28, 2015

... Record low temperature set at Batesville Regional Airport...

a record low temperature of 16 degrees was set at Batesville
Regional Airport yesterday. This breaks the old record of 18 set in
2002.



Local Storm Report


02/28/2015 0600 am

Jasper, Newton County.

Snow e3.0 inch, reported by law enforcement.





02/28/2015 0600 am

Jasper, Newton County.

Snow e3.0 inch, reported by law enforcement.





02/27/2015 1100 PM

Mt judea, Newton County.

Snow e1.0 inch, reported by law enforcement.





02/27/2015 1100 PM

Jasper, Newton County.

Snow e2.0 inch, reported by law enforcement.





02/27/2015 1100 PM

Mt judea, Newton County.

Snow e1.0 inch, reported by law enforcement.





02/27/2015 1100 PM

Jasper, Newton County.

Snow e2.0 inch, reported by law enforcement.