Heavy Rain In The Plains; Poor Air Quality Out West

A slow moving weather system in the central U.S. will bring locally heavy rain to much of the Plains this weekend. Isolated flash flooding is possible in this area. Meanwhile, smoke from ongoing wildfires will continue to cause poor air quality across much of the interior West, although fire weather conditions are generally improving in this region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Poteau, Robert S Kerr Airport (KRKR)

Lat: 35.02°NLon: 94.62°WElev: 453ft.

Overcast

73°F

23°C

Humidity NA
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Aug 9:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Red Oak OK

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 74. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 74. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. North wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. North wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Red Oak OK
 34.96°N 95.08°W
8:58 am CDT Aug 18, 2018
9am CDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 24, 2018
 
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