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Severe weather expected in the Southern Plains on Sunday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a Moderate Risk of severe weather (next-to-highest threat level) in the Southern Plains on Sunday. The area of greatest concern is in north Texas and central Oklahoma, including the Oklahoma City metro area. Numerous severe thunderstorms with very large hail, tornadoes, and damaging winds are expected into the late evening hours. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

McAlester, McAlester Regional Airport (KMLC)

Lat: 34.88°NLon: 95.78°WElev: 768ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.1 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 26 Mar 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mc Alester OK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7pm and 1am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. West wind around 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 72. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7pm and 1am. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. West wind around 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 72. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. North wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 73. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Mc Alester OK
 34.93°N 95.77°W
1:55 pm CDT Mar 26, 2017
2pm CDT Mar 26, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 1, 2017
 
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