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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

McAlester, McAlester Regional Airport (KMLC)

Lat: 34.88°NLon: 95.78°WElev: 768ft.

Fair

83°F

28°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.2 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 21 Aug 8:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mc Alester OK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 103. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 103. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. East wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. East wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Mc Alester OK
 34.93°N 95.77°W
7:55 pm CDT Aug 21, 2017
9pm CDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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