HISTORIC CRASH: A tree toppled on 2nd Street, falling on a fence and structures of the Historic Arkansas Museum's collections of structures across the street from the main buildling. Patrick Jones

Driving rain, power outages, trees down, a 53 mph gust at Little Rock Airport. But we still hope it will pass on through and the skies will clear for tonight’s Celebrate the Grape in Argenta.

A downed tree has forced suspension of River Rail streetcar service.


The power outages — and resulting inoperable traffic lights — is making the afternoon commute a mess in Little Rock.