Snow, Bitter Cold Hits Northwest Arkansas
Posted: January 6, 2014 at 5 a.m.
Up to 5 inches of snow, blustering winds and bitter cold swept across Northwest Arkansas on Sunday. “Everywhere is slick right now,” Bentonville police Capt. John Hubbard said. “Everywhere is just kind of snow covered.”
AT A GLANCE
Frost bite, hypothermia and death from subfreezing temperatures are possible as temperatures plummet. Residents should avoid being outside in the wind for more than a few minutes and wear layers of warm clothing. Benton, Washington, Madison and Carroll counties are under a Wind Chill Warning until noon today.
Source: National Weather Service
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