Sleet Reported in Northwest Arkansas Today

OCTOBER 12, 2006 - Posted at 4:12 p.m. CDT

FAYETTEVILLE, AR - The crystal blue skies of yesterday have given way to chilly, cloudy and rainy weather.

Light rain is falling over much of the state today and sleet fell for a time in Fayetteville this morning.  Far northwest Arkansas remains under a freeze watch for tonight and many parts of the state will have lows in the 30s.

Temperatures right now are in the 40s and 50s across the state.

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