• Heat Advisory for Pine Bluff, AR - Click for Details
    Updated: Mon Aug-10-20 04:31pm GMT-0500
    Effective: Mon Aug-10-20 04:31pm GMT-0500
    Expires: Mon Aug-10-20 08:00pm GMT-0500
    Severity: Minor
    Urgency: Expected
    Certainty: Likely
    Status: Actual
    Type: Alert
    Category: Met
    Areas affected: Arkansas; Bradley; Calhoun; Clark; Cleburne; Cleveland; Conway; Dallas; Desha; Drew; Faulkner; Garland; Grant; Hot Spring; Independence; Jackson; Jefferson; Johnson; Lawrence; Lincoln; Logan; Lonoke; Monroe; Montgomery; Ouachita; Perry; Pike; Polk; Pope; Prairie; Pulaski; Randolph; Saline; Scott; Sharp; Van Buren; White; Woodruff; Yell
    Instructions: Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances. take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. when possible reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening. know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. wear lightweight and loose fitting clothing when possible. to reduce risk during outdoor work, the occupational safety and health administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks in shaded or air conditioned environments. anyone overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. heat stroke is an emergency! call 9 1 1.
    Message Summary: ...heat advisory remains in effect until 8 pm cdt this evening...
    * what...heat index values between 105 to 110 expected.
    * where...portions of central, eastern, north central, southeast, southwest and western arkansas.
    * when...until 8 pm cdt this evening.
    * impacts...the combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a dangerous situation in which heat illnesses will be possible.
Pine Bluff, AR
94
Humid
Feels like 103°.
Humidity: 51% Dew Point: 73°
Clouds: 14% Pressure: 29.97 in
Wind: SSW 7 mph Visibility: 10 mi Conditions as of 5:10pm
Click for Full Weather
Today
94 74
Humid throughout the day.
4%   5%
6:27   8:01
Tue
95 76
Possible light rain overnight.
42%   23%
6:28   8:00
Wed
93 74
Possible light rain in the morning and afternoon.
78%   48%
6:29   7:59

Local News

Jefferson County records 33rd Coronavirus death

Jefferson County now has its 33rd community related Coronavirus death after a death Monday. Jefferson ...

Governor says work still to be done in reducing COVID-19 cases

By Ray King The number of reported cases of COVID-19 in Arkansas doubled in just ...

Investigation continues following the discovery of two bodies in Pine Bluff on August 4

An investigation continues after the bodies of a male and female were found in ...

Man on parole arrested on new drug and gun allegations

By Ray King A Jefferson County man who is currently on parole was arrested Friday ...

Arkansas reports 572 new coronavirus cases, nine more deaths

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas has 572 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases ...

$20M in paid COVID-19 leave for Arkansas teachers proposed

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson and education officials ...

Court lifts block on 4 Arkansas abortion restrictions

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A federal appeals court on Friday lifted ...

Governor says fear of COVID qualifies voters for absentee ballot

By Ray King Governor Asa Hutchinson said Friday he has signed an executive order enabling ...

Pine Bluff Fire and Emergency Services Chief discusses July fires; arson’s

By Ray King According to the monthly report from the Pine Bluff Fire and Emergency ...

Bond set for convicted felon arrested after gun found

By Ray King A $5,000 bond was set Friday for a Pine Bluff man previously ...
https://deltaplexnews.com/category/crime-beat/

State News

https://deltaplexnews.com/submit-news/

National News

Coronavirus updates: Virus not showing signs of seasonal pattern, WHO says

By MORGAN WINSOR and EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- ...

Downtown Chicago under lockdown in wake of looting, violent unrest

By KARMA ALLEN, ABC News(CHICAGO) -- At least 100 people ...

Heat Advisory from the Plains to the Northeast, fire and heat in West

By MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Another heat wave ...

Southern California church holds indoor services in defiance of restraining order

By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A Southern California ...
https://deltaplexnews.com/category/mugshots/

Local Sports

Local high school football teams begin workouts in pads

High schools across the state have clearance to work out in pads as of ...

Arkansas State Football Leadership Council releases statement on the status of the 2020 season

There is a lot of chatter coming from national college football writers stating that ...

Arkansas State adds UCA to 2020 schedule

The Arkansas State Athletics Department announced Friday it has added a Sept. 19 home ...

VIDEO: Blake Anderson at Arkansas State media day

Arkansas State football players have reported for fall camp and head coach Blake Anderson ...

National Sports

College football crisis as conferences deliberate upcoming season

By ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Power 5 conference officials gathered ...

Series between Cardinals, Pirates postponed over coronavirus

By ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The three-game series between the St. Louis ...

Scoreboard roundup — 8/9/20

By ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from ...

What Native American activists think about the Washington Football Team name change

BY: ABBY CRUZ, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) -- Deep in the woods on the ...
https://deltaplexnews.com/obituaries/

Follow Us on Facebook

Follow Us on Twitter