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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Idabel, Mc Curtain County Regional Airport (K4O4)

Lat: 33.91°NLon: 94.86°WElev: 472ft.

Fair

70°F

21°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed SE 12 G 17 mph
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Mar 12:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rufe OK

Lake Wind Advisory until March 23, 07:00pm
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Lake Wind Advisory
  •  
    Lake Wind Advisory until March 23, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Thu

    Lake Wind Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 10 to 20 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 59. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  High near 71. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 71 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 50. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 71. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 10 to 20 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 59. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. High near 71. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 50. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 71. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Rufe OK
 34.12°N 95.16°W (Elev. 499 ft)
12:15 pm CDT Mar 23, 2017
12pm CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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