Dangerous Heat Wave from the Midwest to East Coast; Severe Thunderstorms Across Portions of the Upper Midwest

A dangerous heat wave will persist through this weekend. Widespread warnings and advisories for the heat cover most of the eastern two-thirds of the U.S. Heat indices will surge past 100 degrees and even rise above 110 in many locations. Northwest of this dome of heat, severe thunderstorms with the possibility of strong tornadoes and widespread significant wind damage are possible into tonight. Read More >

Current conditions at

McAlester, McAlester Regional Airport (KMLC)

Lat: 34.88°NLon: 95.78°WElev: 768ft.

Fair

88°F

31°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1011.6 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index96°F (36°C)
Last update 19 Jul 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles WSW Bengal OK

Heat Advisory July 20, 11:00am until July 20, 09:00pm
Heat Advisory until July 19, 09:00pm
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Heat Advisory
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    Heat Advisory until July 19, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Fri

    Heat Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 91. South wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 100. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 91. South wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 100. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. East wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 85. East wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 86. South wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles WSW Bengal OK
 34.8°N 95.19°W
7:58 pm CDT Jul 19, 2019
8pm CDT Jul 19, 2019-6pm CDT Jul 26, 2019
 
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