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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

Watonga, Watonga Airport (KJWG)

Lat: 35.86°NLon: 98.42°WElev: 1549ft.

Partly Cloudy

91°F

33°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed S 12 G 21 mph
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index98°F (37°C)
Last update 21 Aug 2:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Watonga OK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 99. South southwest wind around 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 9 to 13 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 97. South southwest wind 8 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 68. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Northeast wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 99. South southwest wind around 11 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 9 to 13 mph.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 97. South southwest wind 8 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 68. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Northeast wind 8 to 11 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Watonga OK
 35.84°N 98.4°W
3:24 am CDT Aug 21, 2017
3pm CDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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