Thunderstorms and Flooding Along the Gulf Coast; Winter Returns in the Central Rockies

A stalled front along the west-central Gulf Coast will contribute to a few severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with flooding over the next couple of days. Meanwhile, a vigorous system will produce heavy snow across the central Rockies into the High Plains the next few days. Finally, critical fire weather conditions are expected across the Four Corners region through Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Poteau, Robert S Kerr Airport (KRKR)

Lat: 35.02°NLon: 94.62°WElev: 453ft.

Overcast

52°F

11°C

Humidity NA
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.13 in
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 15 Apr 3:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Poteau OK

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers likely, mainly before 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers before 8am, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 50. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 58. East wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers.  Low around 46. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 58 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers likely, mainly before 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers before 8am, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 50. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 58. East wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers. Low around 46. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 69. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the evening.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Poteau OK
 35.04°N 94.64°W
2:55 am CDT Apr 15, 2021
4am CDT Apr 15, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 21, 2021
 
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