Weather Update: Storm Prediction Center Expected To Issue Tornado Watch For NW Arkansas, Fort Smith Area

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A Tornado Watch is in effect across Missouri and the atmosphere is becoming increasingly unstable farther south as well.

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The Storm Prediction Center has the probability that a Tornado Watch is issued for NW Arkansas and the Fort Smith area before 10pm at 80%.

Additional storms are expected after dark and will pose a damaging wind threat as well as tornado.

-Garrett