Heat Wave from Montana to the South

An extensive heat wave will consume the Central half of the U.S for the next few days. Widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories stretch from Montana into the South with the potential for a few record high temperatures in the north-central High Plains. Also, severe thunderstorms with hail and damaging winds are expected the next couple of days in the Upper Midwest and Great Lakes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Altus, Altus/Quartz Mountain Regional Airport (KAXS)

Lat: 34.7°NLon: 99.34°WElev: 1434ft.

Fair

91°F

33°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.05 in
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Heat Index94°F (34°C)
Last update 27 Jul 11:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Altus OK

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 99. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. East southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 101. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 75.

    Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 101.

    Hot

    High: 101 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 99. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. East southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 101. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 75.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 101.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny and hot, with a high near 100.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.
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Point Forecast:
Altus OK
 34.63°N 99.32°W
11:23 am CDT Jul 27, 2021
11am CDT Jul 27, 2021-6pm CDT Aug 2, 2021
 
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