5NEWS Weather: Latest Burn Bans, Drought Update & Forecast Rain Totals

The latest Drought Monitor shows the worsening drought conditions across Arkansas and Oklahoma with most of us now in the “Abnormally Dry” category.

Due to this, new burn bans have been issued for parts of Arkansas including Johnson & Carroll Counties.

The latest Weather Prediction Center outlook on rainfall totals indicates upwards of 2″ could be possible into the next week.