Some scattered flurries & snow showers are likely Tuesday with clouds/some sun & brisk west winds at 15-30 mph. Highs will run 17-22.
Snow is likely Thursday, mainly PM to Thursday night, tapering to drizzle/freezing drizzle or rain before ending Friday morning.
Snow will fall when temperatures rise from 26-29 to 29-32. We should reach 32-36 Friday morning, then peak at 34-37 around midday before falling.
Winds will be gusty at 15-30 mph from the southeast to east to northeast during the snow. Although it may be heavy & rather wet, we may still have minor blowing & drifting.
Heaviest snowfall should occur northwest of the area.
6-9" is likely in Newton to Benton & portions of Jasper counties. 3-6" is likely elsewhere.