Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast is coming soon!
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Severe Storms; Fire Danger; and Strong Pacific Storms

More strong storms on tap for the Pacific Northwest this weekend. Heavy rains could produce flooding and mudslides. Saturday, a cold front moving into the central U.S. will bring potential for severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes; and localized flooding potential. Dry winds in southwestern California will keep fire weather threats high. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

McAlester, McAlester Regional Airport (KMLC)

Lat: 34.88° N Lon: 95.78° W Elev: 768 ft.




Humidity 82%
Wind Speed S 10 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1013.9 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Oct 10:53 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Pittsburg County

Rest Of Today
Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers late in the morning. Highs around 80. South winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
Periods of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then periods of showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight. Some thunderstorms may be severe in the evening. Locally heavy rainfall possible in the evening. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the northwest with gusts to around 30 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.
Partly cloudy in the morning then clearing. Highs around 70. North winds 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Light winds.
Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. North winds 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Clear. Lows around 50.
Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s.
Tuesday Night
Clear. Lows in the lower 40s.
Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.
Wednesday Night
Clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.
Thursday Night
Clear in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s.
Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and isolated thunderstorms in the morning, then chance of light rain in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 60s. Temperatures falling into the upper 40s in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.

Click Map For Forecast
1052 AM CDT Sat Oct 21 2017

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database