Dangerous Heat Wave for the West; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain for Upper Midwest

A sweltering and long duration heat wave will build across the West this weekend through much of next week. Excessive heat warnings/watches along with heat advisories are in effect from the Southwest to the Northwest. Dangerous heat is also persisting across the southern Plains. Meanwhile, severe storms are likely in the Upper Midwest with heavy rain/flooding, damaging winds, hail, and tornadoes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Alva, Alva Regional Airport (KAVK)

Lat: 36.77°NLon: 98.67°WElev: 1473ft.

Overcast

75°F

24°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 29.94 in
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 14 Aug 10:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Cherokee OK

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 103. East wind around 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. North northeast wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. East wind around 6 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 103. East wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. North northeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. East wind around 6 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Cherokee OK
 36.76°N 98.35°W
10:23 am CDT Aug 14, 2020
10am CDT Aug 14, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 20, 2020
 
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